Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CORK, CONVAMORE CASTLE (BALLYHOOLY)

Name: PAIN, JAMES
Building: CO. CORK, CONVAMORE CASTLE (BALLYHOOLY)
Date: 1825a
Nature: Classical. With G.R. Pain, for 1st Earl of Listowel. (Burnt out in 1921. Now a ruin.)
Refs: J.N. Brewer, The Beauties of Ireland (1825), I, 415-7; APSD VI, P,7; Mark Bence-Jones, 'Time and neglect', Country Life, 30 May 1974, 1356-9; Mark Bence-Jones, Burke’s Guide to Country Houses. Volume I, Ireland. (London, 1978), 89(illus.); Anna-Maria Hajba, Houses of Cork I (2002), 124-5(illus.); David Lee & Debbie Jacobs, James Pain, architect (Limerick Civic Trust, 2005), 233