Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, CASTLE DOBBS

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. ANTRIM, CASTLE DOBBS
Date: 1852ca
Nature: New house built for Capt. Richard Dobbs.
Refs: George T. Stokes, ed. Pococke's tour in Ireland in 1752, 22; Georgian Society Records IV, 81

Name: CLOSE, SAMUEL PATRICK
Building: CO. ANTRIM, CASTLE DOBBS
Date: 1875
Nature: Gate lodge and gates, for C.R. Dobbs.
Refs: Design in collection of Mssrs. McLaughlin & Hervey, 292, see Hugh Dixon, Ulster Architecture 1800-1900 (UAHS, 1972), 16 (no. 57); McGuinness, 30-31,128 (Pl. 33); Paul Larmour, 'A Worthy Victorian Architect' , Perspective: the Journal of the Royal Society of Ulster Architects 5 (May/Jun 1998), 74