Friday July 3, 2020

Head for mellifluous Monkstown

6th September, 2015
Celine Byrne performs at Music in Monkstown on September 19

There’s an Anglican church in Monkstown village that looks a bit like a Walt Disney castle. Its origins can be traced to the pre-Reformation period, but the church facade itself has been reformed so many times that it seems to contain all the bits and bobs of architectural whims and fancies for over two centuries.

Monkstown Parish Church is such an extravaganza of different tastes and styles – it is officially French gothic...

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