The Restoration of Lissadell after 50 years of neglect – a Pictorial Record
The Coach House & Riding Arena undergoing restoration
After restoration the main walkway has been paved, and the cobbled strip by the stables (to the right of the courtyard as you enter) had been uncovered.
The Head Gardener’s House
This was so completely overgrown that it had been long forgotten by December 2003. It was a stunning discovery
The Billiards Room
The Porte Cochere
The Basement Corridor
Before and after restoration.
Basement Back Stairs
The Ante Room
Driveway to the couch house
The Wine Cellar
The Pump House
The Blake’s Hydram pump system was installed in Lissadell Estate in the 1860’s and operated for over 100 years, Until the 1970’s, after which it was neglected and fell into disrepair. It has now been completely restored.