Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, NORTH STREET, NO. 003 (DEVENEY CHAMBERS)  Street numbers may have changed due to re-numbering

Name: MACALISTER, ALEXANDER
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, NORTH STREET, NO. 003 (DEVENEY CHAMBERS)
Date: 1874-1875
Nature: New Italianate rebuilding, 4½ storeys high, 8½ ft back from previous building. For Patrick McGuinness. Red freestone walls with Dungannon stone cornices, dressings and ornament. Newry granite plints.Contractor: P. & M. Nolan, Great Victoria St. (Subsequent lawsuit re obstruction of light to Mr Wilson's property at 6-10 Donegall St.)
Refs: PRONI, Fitzpatrick Bros. papers, D1905/2/151; IB 17, 15 Jan 1875, 17; Marcus Patton, Central Belfast: an historical gazetteer (UAHS, 1993), 245