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Lovingly restored historic country house has echoes of East India Company

On the market for €3.5 million, Ballindoolin House, set on 238 acres in Kildare, survived an attempt to burn it down during the War of Independence and stands today as a fine example of late Georgian architecture

Ballindoolin House, set within 238 acres of Kildare countryside, was designed by leading Irish architect William Vitruvius Morrison in 1822