Irish country houses
1890s – Waterford Castle, Co. Waterford
Architect: W.H. Romaine-Walker
A small Norman keep that was extended and “restored” in the late 19th century. An initial restoration took place in 1849, but it was English architect W.H. Romaine-Walker who extended it and was responsible for its current appearance today. The original keep is central to the composition with two wings added, and the keep redesigned to complete the composition. Now a countryhouse hotel.