DiCamillo Companion
Ireland

Tourin House

  • Built / Designed For: Richard Musgrave

    House & Family History: Home of the Jameson family, direct descendants of whiskey distiller John Jameson, Tourin is an Italianate style villa situated on the banks of the River Blackwater with views of the Knockmealdown Mountains. The house was built in the 1840s by Richard Musgrave, ancestor of the current owners, and features lovely interiors focused on a magnificent imperial staircase.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: Tourin House is surrounded by a superb 15-acre garden with mature broadleaved trees, a fine collection of shrubs and plants, and a 17th century tower house.

  • House Listed: Unknown

    Park Listed: Unknown

  • Current Seat / Home of: Kristin Jameson

    Past Seat / Home of: Richard Musgrave, 19th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 3535-854-405

    Email: tourin@eircom.net

    Website: http://tourin.ie

    Historic Houses Member: No