ireland Cottage industry welcomes countryside explorers ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Thomas Breathnach for the Boston Globe The Dromana House from across the River Blackwater. Thomas Breathnach for the Boston Globe Thomas Breathnach at the Vee Mountain Pass on the border of counties Waterford and Tipperary. Thomas Breathnach for the Boston Globe The Blackwater River and the Knockmealdown Mountains, seen from East Wing of Dromana House. Barbara Grubb Bridge Cottage, tucked inside the border of Tipperary, sits on the grounds of the derelict family mill. Thomas Breathnach for the Boston Globe Dromana House is sequestered along a remote bank of the majestic River Blackwater. thomas breathnach for the boston globe Dromana House's sitting room fireplace. Thomas Breathnach for the Boston Globe Piaras Kelly of Kerry Climbing took in the view of Courmshingaun Lake in the Comeragh Mountains. Thomas Breathnach for the Boston Globe Lismore Castle, County Waterford on the banks of the River Blackwater.