Lorum Old Rectory

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Kilgreaney, Bagenalstown , Carlow, R21RD45
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Luxury Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in a Charming Victorian Country House Dating from 1863, Lorum Old Rectory sits beneath Mount Leinster in the peaceful valley of the River Barrow. Its warm, locally cut granite gives it a distinctive and pleasing appearance. The house sits peacefully on the slopes above the River Barrow at Kilgreaney, about halfway between Bagenalstown and Borris. Behind the house are Mount Leinster and the Blackstairs Mountains while in front, across the river Barrow, are the plains of Kilkenny. Bobbie Smith and her daughter Rebecca are known for their warm welcome and splendid home baking. They know the area intimately and are always a fund of local knowledge. Bobbie and Rebecca have built up an enviable reputation as a well-run, comfortable house offering good food and good company. They are both members of Euro-Toques and are renowned for their imaginative home cooking, using home-grown or local organic produce wherever possible.