Landed Estates
NUI Galway

Hermitage

Estate(s)
Townland Hermitage
Civil Parish Stradbally
PLU Limerick
DED Castleconnell 47
County Limerick
Barony Clanwilliam
Description Bence Jones writes that this house was built for a banker named Bruce in 1800 but soon afterwards was purchased by the 1st Baron Massy. The main seat of the Massy family in the 19th century, held by them in fee and valued at £70 in the early 1850s. The contents of this house were sold in 1916 and the house was burnt down in June 1920.
Hermitage LM0000.2913 (Courtesy of Limerick Museum)

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