1875 – Loughgall Manor, Co. Armagh

Architect: Frederick Augustus Butler


The estate was established in the late 17th century by Sir Anthony Cope of Hanwell, Oxfordshire and became the Cope family home for 350 years. In 1947 the estate was purchased from Field Marshal Sir Gerald Templer, a descendant of the original owner, by the (then) Ministry of Agriculture in whose ownership in remains as a research centre. A rather severe house,, designed by Frederick A. Butler of Dublin, whose works outside of the city seem to be centered around Armagh.

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