Castle Forbes, Longford

Castleforbes

To the north-west of Longford town on the N4(T3) is Castleforbes, seat of the Earls of Granard. An imposing castellated mansion dating to the seventeenth century, it was described by Nicholas Dowdall Esq, in 1682 as a fair and spacious house with lovely gardens of pleasure. Permission to view Castlforbes demesne must be obtained in […]