Landed Estates
NUI Galway


At the time of Griffith's Valuation Charles Stannard Eustace held land in the parishes of Castletownroche, barony of Fermoy, and Gortroe, barony of Barrymore, county Cork. In 1800 Reverend Charles Eustace of Robertstown, county Kildare married Cassandra, daughter and co-heir of John Stannard of Ballydoyle, county Cork and the Eustaces came to possess their county Cork estate by this marriage. In the 1870s Charles Stannard Eustace of London owned 995 acres in county Cork, 1,406 acres in county Kildare, 1,036 acres in county Westmeath and 501 acres in King's County (Offaly). General Henry Eustace was a brother of Reverend Charles Eustace. The General married Henrietta, daughter of Peter Count Dalton. The representatives of Henry Eustace held 440 acres of untenanted land and the mansion house at Grenanstown in 1906.

Associated Families


Name Townland Civil Parish PLU DED Barony County Map Ref
Grenanstown Grenanstown Ballymackey Nenagh Kilkeary 110 Upper Ormond Tipperary OSI Ref: R943 760
OS Sheet: 21
Discovery map: 59
Rockvale (Castletownroche) Ballydoyle Castletownroche Fermoy Castletownroche 130 Fermoy Cork OSI Ref: R684043
OS Sheet: 26
Discovery map: 73

Archival sources

  • Survey of part of Ballydoyle in the parish of Castletownroche, barony of Fermoy, Co. Cork, the estate of Charles Eustace. By Clarges, Greene & Son. Large folio sheet, with names of tenants, 1856. 15 B. 22 (41) ; National Library of Ireland
  • Irish Tourist Association Survey files, Parish of Castletownroche [Rockvale]; Cork County Library

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Modern printed sources