Stewards's house at Roxborough
Collection:Taheny
Photographer:Taheny, Donal
Description:A photograph of the stewards's house at Roxborough, Loughrea. Roxborough was the seat of the Persse family, and its most famous member is Lady Augusta Gregory (nee Persse). Roxborough house is now in ruin having been destroyed by fire in 1922, during the Irish Civil War. The steward's house is a two storey house. There are large trees growing behind the house.