Project Description

Dough Castle

A Legendary Castle

Doe Castle is said to have been built in the 16th Century. The castle is located on a picturesque peninsula called Cannon Rock and is protected by the sea on three sides and a rock trench hewn on the fourth. The castle is a well preserved four story keep surrounded by towers and defensive walls. Doe Castle has a deep history which originates from the first owners of the castle The Mac Sweeney Chlann who occupied the castle for 200years many of whom are buried in the Doe Graveyard.

This intriging castle is home to many legends and historic stories and is a masterpiece on the shores of the Sheephaven Bay