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Castlelyons, Co. Cork

Castlelyons is a small village in east County Cork, Ireland. It is also a civil parish in the barony of Barrymore. The name is derived from a stronghold of the Uí Liatháin - an early medieval kingdom. It is situated 6 km south of Fermoy. In the 2002 census it recorded a population of 211.

Two stone bridges crossing the River Bride into the village - one a small footbridge and the other a bridge which was part of the entrance into Barrymore Castle - the seat of the Earls of Barrymore. The parish has two churches at Bridesbridge and Coolagown, and also boasts a castle, two abbeys, a mausoleum, two holy wells, and many other historical sights.
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Ballyvolane house Ballyvolane house

Castlelyons, Co. Cork, Cork, Co. Cork
Offering a restaurant, Ballyvolane house is located just 43 km from Cork. Free WiFi access is available in this country house and the property offers free parking. The rooms offer tea/coffee making facilities.

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