Situated in the Suir Valley, just downstream of Thurles Co.Tipperary.
Farney Castle is the only round tower in Ireland occupied as a family home.
The origin of this village and its name is apparent to all who visit it.
Tradition presents a picture of a visit by King Donal Mór O’Brien with a retinue of bishops and chieftains to his place.
Holycross is undoubtedly one of the ecclesiastical jewels of Ireland.