EDWARD LAW

KILKENNY HISTORY

MISCELLANEOUS HOUSES

L

LACAN.
1834 Died, Ellen wife of Timothy Carroll of Lacken, age 30. [St Canices RC Church grave]
1869 Died, Timothy Carroll of Lacken age 75. [St Canices RC Church grave]
1870 James Carroll Esq., Lacan. [Slater]
1881 James Carroll Esq., Lacan. [Slater]
1894 James Carroll, JP, Lacan. [Slater]
 
LACKEN, parish of St John, barony of Gowran.
1870 Michael Sullivan Esq., Lacken Hall. [Slater]
1876 Michael Sullivan, Lacken Hall, Kilkenny, 3,770a. [Land]
1879 Honoria (Nano) Cormack, Lacken Hall. [Will]
1879 Michael Sullivan, Lacken Hall. [Will]
1880 Catherine Sullivan, Lacken Hall. [Will]
1881 James Sullivan Esq., Lacken Hall. [Slater]
1884 James Sullivan, Lacken Hall. [Bassett]
1886 James Sullivan, Lacken Hall, Kilkenny, Esq., JP. [KAS deed]1903 Freehold of Lacken Hall and 35a owned by James Sullivan & Co., (Kilkenny Brewery) [KAS Deed]
1894 James Sullivan & Mrs Sullivan, Lacken Hall. [Slater]
1969 Lacken Hall is here. [O’Kelly]
 
LACKEN COTTAGE.
1839 Humphrey Semple Esq., Lackin Cottage. [Kinder]
1.3.1845 Mr Blake, Lacken Cottage. [Mod]
4.11.1846, to let, Lacken Cottage on Dublin Road, with 3a.  Apply H Semple, Dunmore Cottage. [Jnl]
1873 Mrs Ryan, Lacken Cottage. [Mod 3.5.1873]
1877 Died Patrick Ryan Esq., Lacken Cottage, age 71. [Grave St Johns Dublin Rd]
1884 David Walshe, High St., res. Lacken Cottage. [Bassett]
1894 Charles Galway, Lacken Cottage. [Slater]
 
LACKEN HALL.
1873 Michael Sullivan, Lacken Hall. [Mod 29.10.1873]
 
LACKEN LODGE.
1846 Peter Blake Esq., Inspector of Constabulary,  Lacken Lodge. [Slater]
 
LAKE VIEW.
1846 John Green Esq., Lake View. [Slater]
1851 Joseph Greene, RM of Lakeview. [Grave St Johns Dublin Rd]
1853 Joseph Greene, RM, Lakeview, Kilkenny. [Thom]
1856 Joseph Greene Esq., JP, RM, Lake View. [Thom]
1870 Joseph Greene Esq., & Col Greene, JP, Lake View. [Slater]
1881 Joseph Greene Esq., & Col. Greene, JP, Lake View. [Slater]
1894 H R Considine, JP, Lake view. [Slater]
 
LANDSCAPE. [may not be Kilkenny]
29.1.1794 John Congreve jnr, Landscape. [FLJ]
 
LARCHFIELD.
c1842 Marked on OS map behind Switzers. [Bradley Atlas]
1846 William Preston Leech, barrister, Larchfield. [Slater]
31.1.1857 William P Leech. Larchfield. [Mod]
1861 Died, Wm Preston Leech of Larchfield age 73. [St Canices Cathedral grave]
1861 William Preston Leech, Larchfield. [Will]
1870 Peter Burtchaell Esq., (County Surveyor) Larchfield. [Slater]
1873 Mr Burtchaell, CS, Larchfield. [Mod 25.10.1873]
1881 Peter Burtchaell Esq., Larchfield. [Slater]
1894 Peter Burtchaell, Larchfield. [Slater]
1908 Daniel Smithwick, Larchfield. [KAS Deed]
1911 Daniel Smithwick, Larchfield. [KAS deed]
 
LARCH HILL.
29.9.1821 James Edmonds, Larch Hill, game cert. [Mod]
1839 James & Robert Edmonds Esqs, Larch-hill. [Kinder]
31.1.1857 J McCreery, Larch Hill. [Mod]
1860 Mary Conton, Larch Hill. [Will]
1862 Died, wife of John McCreery of Larch Hill. [St Marys Church grave]
1870 John M'Creery Esq., Larch Hill. [Slater]
1873 John McCreery, Larch Hill. [Mod 29.10.1873]
1881 John M'Creery Esq., Larch Hill. [Slater]
1884 John M'Creery, Larch Hill, Kilkenny. [Bassett]
1894 John McCreery, Larch Hill House. [Slater]
 
LARKFIELD
John Snow, Larkfield. [LJ]
1837 Died, Henry Snow, Larkfield. [Mod 8.4.1837]
1878 Patrick Phelan Brennan, Larkfield. [Will]
 
LATES HOUSE, parish of Tullaroan, barony of Crannagh.
1803 John Kelly, Lates [I Wills]
1969 Lates House, home of the Fitzgerald family. [O’Kelly]
 
LAUREL HILL HOUSE, Ballinvohar, parish of Kilculliheen, barony of Ida.
1969 Laurel Hill House is marked on the OS sheet. [O’Kelly]
 
LAVISTOWN. See also Riverview.
1870 George Warburton, Lavistown. [Slater]
1897 Died, Dawson Archer Milward, of Tullogher and Lavistown. [St Canices Cathedral grave]
1993 Lavistown, c1800 house, rendered, of 3 bays, 2 storeys, 2 miles E of Kilkenny. 19.S.54.54. [KK Dev Plan]
 
LEGGETSRATH
1836 John Helsham, Leggetsrath. [Mod 30.4.1836]
1880 Died at Torquay, Louisa Cornelia Helsham, wife of Edward Helsham of Leggatsrath. [Jnl 7.2.1880]
 
LEMONSTOWN.
1808 Mr George Reade, Lemonstown. [LJ 29.3.1809]
 
LEOVILLE.
1884 J Dobbyn, JP, Leoville, Waterford. [Bassett]
 
LEUGH HOUSE, parish of Odagh, barony of Crannagh.
1752 Michael Lewis, Luah [I Wills]
2.5.1795 William Lanigan Esq., of Leugh. [FLJ]
3.10.1797 Ann Shaw of Leugh, spinster, to Hampden Hely of Foulks Court. [Mar Lic]
25.2.1809 To let, house & demesne of Leugh and up to 57a, apply Mr Lannigan. [LJ]
1863 Patrick Cogan Esq., Leugh [Mod 10.1.1863]
1865 Richard Keoughan, Lieugh. [Will]
1869 Mary Keoughan, Leugh. [Will]
1876 Nicholas Maher, Leugh. [Will]
1908 Robert D Hodgens, Leugh House, Threecastles. [KAS Deed]
1911 Robert Hodgen Esq., Leugh House, Threecastles. [KAS deed]
1969 Leugh House owned by Dick Grace. [O’Kelly]
 
LISMATIGUE CASTLE, Lismatigue parish, Knocktopher barony.
1969 Now only a site. [O’Kelly]
 
LITTLECASTLE.
c1848 Catherine Bradley, late of Little Castle, Castlecomer. [St Marys Church grave]
1884 Nicholas G Richardson, JP, Littlecastle, Castlecomer. [Bassett]
1897 William Somerville of Littlecastle, Castlecomer. [KAS deed A24]
 
LITTLEFIELD.
30.7.1788 William Goslin, Littlefield near Kilkenny. [FLJ]
19.10.1802 James S Goslin of Littlefield, Co Kilkenny, gent. [Mar Lic]
27.12.1806 Joseph Strangeways, Littlefield. [LJ]
1.4.1809 Died at Littlefield, Co. Kilkenny, aged 23, Richard Goslin Esq. [LJ]
12.10.1811 Sarah White, Littlefield, Co Kilkenny, spinster; speaks of money owed to her sister by Mr William Goslin. [Will Abs 493]
29.1.1831 Richard Hely Esq., Littlefield. [Jnl]
1832 Died, Richard Hely of Littlefield, age 25, son of Hampden Hely of Foulkscourt. [St Marys Church grave]
2.1.1833 Late Richard Hely Esq., Littlefield, Co. Kilkenny. [Jnl]
12.3.1842 To let, house & demesne of Littlefield, 5 mile Kilkenny, 3 of Ballyraggett & 3 of Freshford, 45a. Apply Roger Hogan, Littlefield. [Jnl]
1863 E J Maher, Littlefield, Jenkinstown. [Mod 10.1.1863]
1870 Edward J Maher Esq., Littlefield, Jenkinstown. [Slater]
1881 Edward James Maher, Littlefield. [Will]
1881 Edward J Maher Esq., Littlefield, Jenkinstown. [Slater]
1884 Edward J Maher, Littlefield, Jenkinstown. [Bassett]
 
LODGE, parish of Balleen, barony of Galmoy.
1743 Edward Warren, Lodge. [Oss Wills]
1745 Folliot Warren of Lodgbrook Co Kk married to Miss Staples, dau to late Sir John Staples, considerable fortune.
1771 Folliott Warren at Lodge. [FLJ 4.1.1775]
1774 Folliott Warren, Lodge. [FLJ]
20.8.1788 Died, Folliet Warren Esq., of the Lodge –family vault in St Canice’s. [FLJ]
29.11.1788 Sale at Lodge near Freshford, furniture of late Folliet Warren. [FLJ]
30.1.1796 Edward Warren Esq., Lodge near Freshford. [FLJ]
1.4.1801 Sale of 200 ash trees at Lodge near Freshford. [FLJ]
1801 Lodge, belonging to Mr Warren. [Tighe]
27.12.1806 Edward Warren, Lodge. [LJ]
27.2.1808 Edward Warren Esq., Lodge, Freshford. [LJnl]
30.4.1808 Edward Warren, Lodge. [LJ]
9.3.1811 Edward Warren, Lodge. [LJ]
1.4..1812 Edward Warren Esq., Lodge. [LJ]
29.9.1821 Thomas Power, Lodge. Game cert. [Mod]
1828 Edward Warren, Lodge, Co Kilkenny. [Kings Inn]
1840 P S Butler, Lodge Park. [Jnl 21.11.1840]
10.3.1841 P S Butler, The Lodge. [Mod]
18.11.1843 Pierse S Butler, Lodge Park. [Jnl]
1846 Pierse Somerset Butler Esq., MP, Lodge Park, Freshford. [Slater]
1853 Edward Lewis Warren, JP, Lodge Park, Freshford. [Thom]
1853 Pierce Somerset Butler, JP, The Lodge, Freshford. [Thom]
1856 Pierse Somerset Butler Esq., Dodge Park, Freshford. [Thom]
1856 Edward Warring Esq., Lodge Park. [Thom]
31.1.1857 Edward L Warren JP. Lodge Park. [Mod]
19.9.1857 Married, Edward Lewis Warren of Lodge Park. [Mod]
1863 Edward L Warren, Lodge Poark, Freshford. [Mod 10.1.1863]
1870 Edward Warren Esq., Lodge Park. [Slater]
1873 Mr Warren DL, Lodge Park. [Mod 25.10.1873]
1876 Edward Lewis Warren, Lodge Park, Freshford, 1,661a. [Land]
1881 Edward Warren Esq., Lodge Park. [Slater]
1884 Edward Lewis Warren, DL, Lodge Park, Freshford. [Bassett]
1894 Edward Warren JP, Lodge park. [Slater]
1969 The Lodge giving the district its modern name, is near the eastern border and was known as Elmswood Lodge. [O’Kelly]
1993 Lodge Park, early C19th house of 5 bays, 2 storeys. 2 miles N of Freshford. 18.S.40.68. [KK Dev Plan]
 
LODGE FIELD. See Dicksborough.
 
LODGEVILLE.
11.3.1767 To let, part of lands of Lodgeville, and house and 21a, in possession of Francis Lodge Esq. [FLJ]
12.2.1772 To let demesne of Lodgeville, 1 mile of Kilkenny, 21 a and a good dwelling house, apply Francis Lodge Esq., in Kilkenny. [FLJ]
19.11.1774 Francis Lodge, Lodgeville. [FLJ]
 
LOTA.
1836 Godfrey Greene, Lota. [Mod 27.4.1836]
1836 William Hastings Greene, Lota. [Mod 27.4.1836]
18.11.1843 William Hastings Green, Lota. [Jnl]
 
LOUGHSTOWN HOUSE, Lodge, parish of Balleen, barony of Galmoy.
1969 Loughstown House is marked on the OS sheet. [O’Kelly]
 
LOW GRANGE.
1644 Thomas Butler of Low Grange. [Butler Jnl 3:166]
1704 Arthur Bushe Esq., demised 1190a to Thomas Greene, merchant. Rent includes '10 loaves of fine sugar at Christmas'. A clause allows Arthur Bushe & his heirs to an apartment or dwelling in the Mansion House. Thomas Greene's interest passed to Joseph & John S Greene who in 1835 granted it to John Smithwick. Arthur Bushe had purchased the town and lands of Low Grange from the Trustees for sale of the forfeiture in Ireland. [KAS Deed]
c1730 Thomas Greene, Esq., Low Grange, Co Kilkenny. [Kings Inns x 2]
1764 Marr at Low Grange, Co. KK, Wm Greene of Kilmanahane, Co. Wateford, to only dau & heiress of Nuttal Green, with 900 pa.
26.10.1768  William or Nuttall Greene Esqrs., at Low Grange near Gowran. [FLJ]
9.8.1769 William Greene, Low Grange. [FLJ]
11.3.1772 Nuttall Greene Esq., Low Grange. [FLJ]
27.11.1773 Nuttall Greene Esq., Low Grange near Gowran. [FLJ]
26.2.1774 Nuttall Greene Esq., Low Grange. [FLJ]
7.4.1774 To let, 160 a of lands of Low Grange, enclosed by 8’ wall, Nuttall Green Esq., Low Grange. [FLJ]
1781 Wm Greene, de'd, Low Grange – Mrs Letitia Greene. [FLJ 3.1.1781]
1781 To set, house & demesne of Low Grange 100a and the Park called Falons, 38a with farm house, & part of Gore's Deer Park, 52a. [FLJ 10.1.1781]
1782 Marriage Settlement re John Greene's marriage to Miss Letitia Greene. Their only issue Joseph Greene & Elizabeth Greene. The lands of Low Grange passed to Godfey Greene and George Rothe, trustees. [KAS Deed]
1783 Died at Low Grange, William Butler, son of Michael Butler of Kilmocahill. [FLJ 25.6.1783]
31.5.1786 James Flood, Low Grange, near Gowran. [FLJ]
29.4.1795 To let, 90a of lands of Low Grange, enclosed by 8’ wall, apply Mr Thomas Butler, Butlers Grove. [FLJ]
1801 A ruined residence its ruined walls are only occupied by weeds Some of the cut stone was removed from hence to ornament the terrace of Barrowmount. An account of it between 50 and 60 years ago when inhabited by Mr Green is given in A Tour in Ireland, p216 (London 1748) [Tighe]
1804 Marriage settlement re Joseph Greene's marriage to Jane Newport. Issue John S Greene, eldest, William Joseph, Sarah, Reginald, George N, & Priscilla. [KAS Deed]
1863 J Cuddy Esq., Low Grange. [Mod 10.1.1863]
1867 Edward Murphy jun., Low Grange. [Will]
1876 James Cuddy, Low Grange, Goresbridge, 402a. [Land]
 
LOW HILL.
1801 Low Hill belonging to Captain Warren. [Tighe]
29.9.1821 J A Warren, Low Hill, game cert. [Mod]
 
LUIGH.
31.3.1792 To let, house & demesne of Luigh & 57a, between Kilkenny & Freshford, apply  Mr Lanigan, Luigh. [FLJ]
27.12.1806 William Lanigan, Luigh. [LJ]
4.2.1807 William Lanigan Esq., Luigh. [LJ]
30.4.1808 To let, house & demesne of Luigh, 57a, between Kilkenny & Freshford, apply Mr Lannigan. [LJnl]
 
LYRATH, parish of Blackrath, Barony of Gowran.
1699 Rev James Tobin, Leyrath [I Wills]
1736 Richard Wheeler, Lyrath. [Oss Wills]
31.7.1763 Richard son of Jonah Wheeler Esq., Lyrath. [KK Coll]
18.2.1772 To let, house & demesne of Lyrath, 40a, 1 mile of Kilkenny. Proposals to Jonah Wheeler Esq., Kilkenny. –His son Richard points out that his father is only tenant for life. [FLJ]
1784 William Wheeler Esq, Lyrath. [FLJ 11.2.1784]
1787 Sir Richard Wheeler Denny Cuffe, Lyrath. [KAS Deed]
26.8.1793 William son of Sir Richard Wheeler Cuffe, Lyrath. [KK Coll]
1.11.1797 J W D Cuffe Esq., Lyrath. [FLJ]
1801 Lyrath, residence of Sir W D Cuffe. [Tighe]
6.6.1807 Died at Lyrath, Thomas Stanton Esq. [LJ]
30.4.1808 Sir Wheeler Cuffe, Lyrath, Bart. [LJnl]
3.12.1808 J W Cuffe, Lyrath. [LJ]
1824 Sir J D Wheeler Cuffe, Lyrath. [Pigot]
1839 Sir J Wheeler Denny Cuffe, Bart., Leyrath. [Kinder]
1846 Sir Jonah W D Cuffe, Bart., Lyrath. [Slater]
1856 Sir Jonah W D Cuffe, Bart., Lyrath. [Thom]
1853 Sir Jonah Denny W Cuffe, Bart., DL, Lyrath. [Thom]
1859 Annette C Cuffe, Leyrath. [Will]
1870 Sir Charles F W Cuffe, Bt., DL, Lyrath. [Slater]
1876 Sir Charles F W Cuffe, Bart., Lyrath, 1738a. [Land]
1884 Sir Charles W Cuffe, Bart., Lyrath. [Bassett]
1934 Died, Sir Otway F L Wheeler Cuffe, Bart. age 68. [St Canices Cathedral grave]
1969 Residence of Captain Tupper and previously of the Cuffe family. Late Georgian. [O’Kelly]
1993 Lyrath, mid C19th house, slightly Italianate in design. 2 mles E of Kilkenny. 19.S.54.55. [KK Dev Plan]
 
SOURCE ABBREVIATIONS
A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Page updated 22.10.2008