Thoor Ballylee Castle
Collection:Bord Failte
Description:A photograph of a room inside Thoor Ballylee Castle. This is a fortified, thirteenth century, Norman tower built by the Burke family. It lies in County Galway near the town of Gort. The author William Butler Yeats purchased this property and lived here, with his family, from 1921 to 1929. In the photograph, there is a rectangular window set in a walled up arch beside a walled up fireplace.