DiCamillo Companion
Ireland

Ardress House

  • House & Family History: Ardress was originally a 17th century farmhouse that was completely rebuilt by the Dublin architect George Enson in the 1770s. The House is noted for its Neoclassical Drawing Room with plasterwork by the Dublin plasterer Michael Stapleton.

    Collections: The collection includes the 1799 table made for the speaker of the Irish Parliament, upon which King George V signed the constitution of Northern Ireland on June 22, 1921.

  • Architect: George Enson

    Date: 1770s
    Designed: Converted farmhouse into House

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  • House Listed: Unknown

    Park Listed: Unknown

  • Current Ownership Type: The National Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 02887-784-753

    Fax: 02838-851-236

    Email: ardress@nationaltrust.org.uk

    Website: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No