The house from a 1904 postcard
Earlier Houses: The ruins of the old castle, a tower house, remain on the Crom Estate.
Built / Designed For: John Crichton, 3rd Earl Erne
John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. II, p. 203, 1855.
House Listed: Scheduled Historic Monument
Park Listed: Unknown
Current Seat / Home of: John Henry Michael Ninian Crichton, 7th Earl Erne; Crichton family here since 1609.
Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: Balfour family, until 1609. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: John Crichton, 3rd Earl Erne, 1838-85; John Henry Crichton, 4th Earl Erne, 1885-1914; John Henry George Crichton, 5th Earl Erne, 1914-40; Henry George Victor John Crichton, 6th Earl Erne, 1940-2015.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home
Ownership Details: The west wing can be booked as holiday accommodation.
House Open to Public: By Appointment
Historic Houses Member: No