Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DONEGAL, LINSFORT

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. DONEGAL, LINSFORT
Date: 1831
Nature: New house for Rev. W. H. Hervey. Cost about £3,000. 'It is pleasantly situated on the bank of Lough Swilly and it is a neat, whitewashed, slated building of moderate dimensions built on an English model, with farm offices, barns, stables etc. of a superior description. There is no demesne, but a garden, lawn and a little ground about it.' (Lewis gives name as Rev. W. Henry Hervey.)
Refs: Angélique Day & Patrick McWilliams, Ordnance Survery Memoirs of Ireland 38 (Institute of Irish Studies, 1997), 25-26