Irish country houses
Richard Cassels (1690-1751)
1730 – Strokestown Park, Co. Roscommon
Architect: Richard Cassels / J. Lynn
A substantial house in the Palladian manner of a central block flanked by wings and curved sweeps. The centre block was completed in 1696 but extended around 1730 by Richard Cassels who added the substantial wings. The house was further altered in 1819 by J. Lynn.