The Old Yard is a family run business nestled in rural Ireland. Once a derelict 18th Century farmyard, you will now find within the granite walls a collection of carefully curated objects, antiques, gifts & wares for your home.
Country cottage plants & cut flowers sit alongside unique vintage containers, urns & garden accessories. Delicious Artisan food is available in our Gourmet food store. Enjoy delightful home baked cakes & scones with freshly brewed tea & coffee under the Garden Canopy. We also host an array of events from outdoor theatre productions, Food markets, Flea Markets etc… sign up to our Newsletter to keep up to date on all our events.
Our Resident pooch Ralph, an adorable lazy Bernese, wanders about The Old Yard welcoming all our guests. We warmly welcome all pets to The Old Yard.
Come as Guests, leave as Friends x
Some of the wonderful residents at The Old Yard include;
Joy Thorpe is an independent online Antique business with her show room based in The Old Yard. With a background in Textile Design, Joy enjoys unearthing new and unusual items from around the world, reflecting the trends in Interior Design.
Glasrai & Goodies is an Artisan Gourmet Store. A treasure trove for food lovers with her flagship store based in Gowran, Co. Kilkenny. Siobhan offers a range of specialist, complementary & locally produced artisan products. An array of cheeses, Olives, Smoked Trout, Italian Meats, Hand Made Chocolates, Chutneys, Preserves & sooo much more are on offer!
The Wardrobe Kilkenny is a Designer Consignment store located in the heart of Kilkenny & in The Old Yard.
We sell pre-loved Designer Bags, Clothes, and accessories at a fraction of their original retail price.
Alternatively if you have gently worn Designer pieces that you are ready to part with we can sell them for you on a consignment basis whereby you are paid upon the sale of the item.
Our store has everything from the perfect DVF wrap dress to Prada heels, that iconic Chanel Classic Flap or Louis Vuitton bag you’ve been dreaming about. Currently in stock you will find labels such as Prada, Louis Vuitton, Isabel Marant, Amanda Wakeley, Gucci, Missoni, Fendi, Giorgio Armani, Christian Dior and more.