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Cloontykilla Castle

Castleview 285 Off R | Forest Roads, Boyle, Ireland
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Castle in Knockvicar Forest

Frequent visits toforest to let the dog off his lead. Three mile walk on paths with a lane off to... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
barbarajohnstone
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Lisburn, United Kingdom
Unfinished restoration

Stunning location, great building but restoration of the site was stopped. Shame, it could be a... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
Quinzark
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County Cork, Ireland
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Aug 20, 2017
“Castle in Knockvicar Forest”
Jul 20, 2017
“Unfinished restoration”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Castleview 285 Off R | Forest Roads, Boyle, Ireland
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Frequent visits toforest to let the dog off his lead. Three mile walk on paths with a lane off to the castle. This was once a subject of program on UK TV called ' Grand Designs' but the money ran out for the renovation and...More

15  Thank barbarajohnstone
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Stunning location, great building but restoration of the site was stopped. Shame, it could be a major tourist destination.

2  Thank Quinzark
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a lovely castle that time seems to have forgot. Worked started but has stopped. We seen this castle while on a boat in lough key and rowed over for a visit.

12  Thank Tony B
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

There is a lovely forest path to a hidden Castle in the woods overlooking lough Key. The castle is being renovated (badly) and has been locked up and work has stopped. you can walk around the castle and explore the woods.

8  Thank saeb38
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Larry R
15 February 2017|
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