Swiss Cottage, Cahir, Ireland Photos

Ornamental-style Swiss Cottage (1810) is attributed to noted architect John Nash as a simple rustic country retreat for the family which owned Cahir Castle. It has been restored by OPW.

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Ornamental-style Swiss Cottage where family which owned Cahir Castle went to live simple life. Cahir, Ireland.Ornamental-style Swiss Cottage part of Picturesque movement where wealthy owners escaped to live simpler life. Cahir, Ireland.Thatch roof of Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.Flower trellis at Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.
Ornamental-style Swiss Cottage (1810) where family which owned Cahir Castle went to live simple life. Cahir, Ireland. Style: Cottage Orné. Architect: attrib: John Nash.Ornamental-style Swiss Cottage part of Picturesque movement where wealthy owners escaped to live simpler life. Cahir, Ireland.Thatch roof of Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.Flower trellis at Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.
Ornamental-style Swiss Cottage part of Picturesque movement of late 18th C. Cahir, Ireland.End wall veranda of Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.Woven pillar detail of Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.Flowering plants at Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.
Ornamental-style Swiss Cottage part of Picturesque movement of late 18th C. Cahir, Ireland.End wall veranda of Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.Woven pillar detail of Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.Flowering plants at Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.
Cross hatching design of walls at Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.Flowers at Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.

Cross hatching design of walls at Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.Flowers at Swiss Cottage. Cahir, Ireland.


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