Painting restoration

Painting restoration

We are fortunate at Fota to have a beautiful collection of paintings and drawings and this collection is considered to be one of the finest collections of landscape painting outside the National Gallery of Ireland including works by William Ashford Continue reading

Library Dry Rot

Library Dry Rot

Over the last couple of years, we have been dealing with a case of dry rot in the Library at Fota House, which unfortunately is very common in historic houses.  We have worked to remove the contamination which involved Continue reading

Gardener’s House Restoration

Gardener’s House Restoration

The Gardener’s House at Fota is a significant part of the history of the property and had been lying derelict for a number of years. In 2017 we began to restore it thanks to generous support from the Department Continue reading