Askeaton Castle and Franciscan Friary

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Askeaton Castle was founded on an island on the River Deel around 1199, probably by William de Burgo.

The banqueting hall is one of the finest mediaeval secular buildings in Ireland.

The Franciscan friary was founded probably by Gerald ‘The Poet’, 4th Earl of Desmond, around 1389.

Location
Askeaton
Address

Askeaton
County Limerick

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