Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. KILDARE, DONADEA, CHURCH OF ST PETER (CI)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. KILDARE, DONADEA, CHURCH OF ST PETER (CI)
Date: 1813
Nature: 'The church, a neat edifice in the later English style, was erected in 1813, by a loan of £1000 from the late Board of First Fruits and contains a curious monument to Sir Gerald Aylmer, the first baronet, and his lady [in Aylmer family chapel].'(Lewis) (cf. Donadea Castle).
Refs: J.N. Brewer, The Beauties of Ireland (1825 & 1826), II, ?; S. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837), I, 463;  exterior illus. in ;  exterior illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 320.