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Thursday Doors

As promised last week, Thursday Doors comes from Fota House once more. No blossoms this time as I’m focusing on the building itself. This image is of the front and the following one shows the rear. Because we spent so … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

More like Thursday Gates than Thursday Doors this week, I’m afraid, as I got totally distracted by the flowers at Fota Gardens. On a grey, drizzly day last week, my husband and I decided to take a tour of Fota … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

The last of my Fota House and Gardens images for Thursday Doors are of the Arboretum. I could see it in the distance as we left the main house behind us and I knew for sure there would be a … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

For Thursday Doors this week I’m still ¬†in Fota House and Gardens in Cork. These images were taken of the back of the courtyard buildings. On leaving the courtyard to check out the rear of the buildings I was delighted¬†to … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Continuing on from last week’s Thursday Doors, these photos are of the stables and servants quarters at the back of Fota House. Standing in the center of the courtyard, surrounded by such lovely old buildings, it’s quite easy to imagine … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

I spent a lot of time in the open air for this week’s Thursday Doors and enjoyed every minute of it. Spring is here at last, daffodils are everywhere and the sun has cast its smile on a wet and … Continue reading

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