Spectacular family seat in Kildare on market for €3m

Barrettstown House, overlooking the Liffey in Newbridge, has been in the hands of the O'Kelly family for a century and a half

16th May, 2021
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Barrettstown House, a stunning Gothic Revival residence and 19th-century family seat of the O'Kellys for 150 years, is situated along a verdant stretch of the meandering Liffey in Newbridge, Co Kildare

Initially built as the family seat, a symbol of power and prosperity to be passed on through future generations of nobility, many a grand home of the late Irish landed gentry has found itself on the market nowadays as a result of modern-day practicalities: with the house emptied of grown children, its proprietors opt to downsize.

Such it the case at Barrettstown House, a stunning Gothic Revival residence and 19th-century family seat of the O'Kellys...

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