High ceilings and a lofty pedigree

Knocksedan House now comes with only two-thirds of an acre, but, with 542 square metres of tastefully maintained accommodation inside, it still packs a punch

4th February, 2018
Knocksedan House, Swords, Co Dublin: a house surrounded by rich history

The journey to Knocksedan House in Swords winds, in its final stage, along one of the typical country roads skirting the commuter town.

Just before the tree-screened lane approaching the property is a sprawling housing development that speaks of the rapid growth this area has seen in recent years. A bridge further down the road marks a more distant heritage: a time when rebellion swirled in the air.

It was here, on the morning of...

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