Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, FORT EYRE (GALWAY)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. GALWAY, FORT EYRE (GALWAY)
Date: 1822
Nature: 'Spacious and handsome modern building' erected by Rev. Edward Eyre Maunsell. 'Attached to it is a square tower about seventy feet in height; an embattled screen thickly covered with the giant leaved ivy comp;letely masks the offices.'
Refs: J.B. Burke, Visitation of Seats and Arms (2nd ser., 1855), II, 32