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Notes on Kilcock, County Kildare

John Huston at Courtown House. Illustration: Derry Dillon. Hollywood Royals   Courtown House, just south-west of Kilcock, is a Georgian mansion that was constructed by the Aylmer family in 1815. Between 1954 and 1957, the height of the McCarthy witch-hunt in Hollywood, it was home to John Huston, the Academy Award-winning American film director.[6] Some […]