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|House Name / Description||Townland||Civil Parish||PLU||DED||Barony||County||Map Ref|
The home of the Skerrett family from the mid 18th century to the mid 19th century, now a ruin.
|Finavarra Demesne||Oughtmama||Ballyvaghan||Abbey 1||Burren||Clare||
M266 116 Discovery map #51. OS Sheet #3.
Mount Vernon Lodge
Marked on the first edition Ordnance Survey map this house belonged to William Joseph Skerrett who held it in fee at the time of Griffith's Valuation. It later became the holiday home of Sir Hugh Lane's parents and then of Lady Gregory who entertained well known literary figures at the house. Mount Vernon is still extant and used as holiday accommodation.
M271 124 Discovery map #51. OS Sheet #3.
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