Castle Oliver & the Oliver Gascoignes
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Full colour hardback book, 26,000 words, many unique pictures, telling the story of one of Ireland's most impressive castles. Interwoven with the tragic tale of the Oliver Gascoigne family, who built and lived in the castle; from their 17th Century settlement of the lands, to the departure of their last descendant in 1978. Includes chapters about Lola Montez; Ghosts; Servants and much more. This 2nd edition contains up to date pictures and information about the latest phase of restoration, under the guidance of the energetic and resourceful new owner. The transformation of a ruin into a comfortable home in 10 eventful years.