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Articles tagged as "2022"

Call for Expressions of Interest – Panel of Conservation Advisors for Irish Landmark Trust

March 2, 2022

The mission of Irish Landmark Trust (ILT) is to save heritage buildings which are abandoned or at risk throughout the island of Ireland. ILT undertakes their conservation, restoration and maintenance by adapting them to new uses.  This usually means making them suitable for short-term (e.g. holiday) lettings. ILT has engaged panels of advisors at intervals […]

Back on site at Goggin Cottage thanks to funding from the Heritage Council

December 8, 2021

  After a gap of 9 years, Irish Landmark is delighted to be back on site at Goggin Cottage.  Funding received from the Heritage Council in 2021 has enabled the project to re-start. Goggin Cottage is an important early nineteenth century thatched cottage that has survived virtually unaltered.  The cottage has no electricity or running […]

Late Availability Offers

September 17, 2021

Late availability discounts are available on new bookings within the next 14 days

Revisiting Wicklow Head Lighthouse – 25 Years On

August 19, 2021

  As part of Heritage Week 2021, ‘Revisiting Wicklow Head Lighthouse – 25 Years On’ tells the story of this iconic Irish Landmark Trust property. Through the support of the Heritage Council, we are able to revisit the project 25 years later and prepare an in depth Conservation Report to help plan a programme of […]

Heritage Council Fund Wicklow Head Lighthouse Conservation Report

July 29, 2021

Safeguarding the scenic Wicklow coastline since 1781, Wicklow Head Lighthouse is visible from miles around.  The lighthouse is a well loved and valued part of the local community’s heritage but it has suffered during lockdown and consequent lack of regular use by Irish Landmark guests. The restoration of Wicklow Head Lighthouse was the first project […]

Presentation to retiring CEO, Mary O’Brien

May 12, 2021

The recent retirement of Mary O’Brien as CEO of Irish Landmark Trust was marked with the presentation of a very special oil painting, commissioned on behalf of ILT trustees, past and present. This striking depiction of Wicklow Head lighthouse, the first ever restoration project undertaken by Irish Landmark Trust, is the work of the noted […]

Housekeeper Required – Part Time

April 21, 2021

A Housekeeper is required to join Irish Landmark’s Team.  The position is located in Co. Donegal.

Aer Lingus Cara magazine

March 5, 2020

Helen’s Tower features in the February/March issue of the Aer Lingus inflight magazine. As many people are forgoing air travel at the moment, we are sharing a link to the online version of Cara magazine. Our property Helen’s Tower appears in the feature on Strangford Lough, pages 58-66. Avoid the flight and book your stay […]

Great start to 2020!

January 20, 2020

Kicking off the new decade with an award for the Barbican in Glenarm, Co. Antrim! Built in 1825 from local basalt, this medieval miniature castle really takes you back in time. The village of Glenarm dates back to Norman times, claiming to be the oldest town in Ulster! The word ‘Barbican’ comes from the Old […]

Legends of the Lighthouse

December 6, 2019

  FIVE NEW VIDEO STORIES CELEBRATE LIGHTHOUSE MARITIME AND CULTURAL HERITAGE In 2019 seven young film-makers were awarded a Film Bursary by Great Lighthouses of Ireland to turn their lenses and focus on some of the Northern Ireland’s landmark lighthouses. Legends of the Lighthouse, launched on Thursday 5 December at the Titanic Belfast, compiles the […]