Due to a cancellation beautiful Belle Isle Castle is available from 24th to 31st July, for one week only in 2017.
A stunning castle set on its own private island, on the shores of Lough Erne in County Fermanagh. At the heart of this 470-acre estate the 17th-century Belle Isle Castle, once home to generations of nobles, welcomes groups of up to 26 guests.
Belle Isle Estate has been designated a Special Area of Conservation and the castle itself is a fantastic 17th Century Country House. The strong stone walls, huge solid wood doors and sculptural window surrounds are encased in a sea of ivy leaves and traditional planting. The sunken garden makes the perfect space for gatherings, impromptu or otherwise. Beyond the castle a lake view beckons you further into the estate, through grassy banks and wild flowering meadows past rope swings swaying from mature trees. A formal walled garden tempts your eye but you glance back towards the castle and wonder what lies behind that imposing door.
Belle Isle Castle has been hosting events since 1740 so they know a thing or two about looking after guests! What are you waiting for?
Castlecoote House County Roscommon
Besides being a stunning period house which is available to rent for short periods of one week or more Castlecoote House is the venue for an exciting series of lectures which is designed to open and develop interesting topice such as The Ministery of Women in Emerging Communities; Science and Religion; From Passover to Pascha/Easter and Emerging Communiteis and their Style.
Tuesday, 21st February 2017
The ministry of women in emerging communities by Dr Camillus Metcalfe
Dr. Scally is the Beresford Lecturer in Ecclesiastical History in the School of Religions and Theology at TCD and author of over 40 books.
Friday, 19th May 2017
Emerging communities and their styles by Dr Kieran O’Mahony OSA
Dr. Kieran O'Mahony is a biblical scholar who studied philosophy and systematic theology. He has an interest in a contextual reading of letters of St Paul with an emphasis on the popular philosophies of the times. His interests also include archaeology and the cultural background essential for reconstructing the resonances of writings from the distant past.
To enquire about or reserve tickets for the lectures please visit http://www.castlecootehouse.com/lecture
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