Rosses Point
Co Sligo


  • NIAH Ref: 32304009
  • Date: 1860 - 1900
  • Rating:
  • Orig. Use: house
  • Townland: Rosses Point
  • County: Sligo
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    Last Reviewed: August 2019

Criteria for Risk

  • Suffering from neglect and/or poor maintenance
  • Suffering from structural problems
  • Abandoned ruin


  • Condition of Structure: Ruinous
  • Level of Risk: High


The building poorly maintained. None of the original fabric remains other than the external walls. It is
suffering from structural problems that could lead to full or partial collapse, and there is an immediate threat
of further deterioration.

This building has a very important historic and social significance being the summerhouse of the Yeats
Family. It is in a picturesque location at Rosses Point but has become engulfed by vegetation. It
management plan to maintain vegetation should be pursued.

Recommended Use

  • Conservation

Photograph Credit: The National Inventory of Architectural Heritage (NIAH)