Lynch's Castle

This 16C building belonged to the most powerful of the 14 tribes. The grey stone façade bears a number of fine sculptures: gargoyles, hood mouldings above the windows, medallions with the figure of a lynx, the family crest, or the arms of Henry VII.

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Address : 

Abbeygate-St.-Upper

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