Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CORK, FERMOY, PRESENTATION CONVENT

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. CORK, FERMOY, PRESENTATION CONVENT
Date: 1837a
Nature: New convent, 'built in a very handsome style on the brow of a hill to the south of the town'(Lewis),consisting of central block connected by corridors with 2 uniform wings, one containing the chapel., the other the school. £1,500 towards cost given by Miss Goold.
Refs: Catholic Directory (1838), 380; S. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 624; J.R. O’Flanagan, The Blackwater in Munster (1844), 82.