The house from a circa 1921 postcard
Built / Designed For: Matthew Barrington
House & Family History: Since 1927 the house has served as Glenstal Abbey, a Benedictine monastery of the Congregation of the Annunciation. The monastery also operates an all-boys boarding secondary school, Glenstal Abbey School, here.
Country Life: CLVI, 934, 1974.
Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - SOFTBACK
Author: Colvin, Howard
Year Published: 1995
Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
Book Type: Softback
House Listed: Unknown
Park Listed: Unknown
Past Seat / Home of: Matthew Barrington, 19th century.
Current Ownership Type: The Catholic Church
Primary Current Ownership Use: Mixed Use
Ownership Details: The house is used as an abbey and school.