Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Architect of Prospect Hill, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh, 'a handsome Grecian cottage' built for £500 in 1816.(1) See also JOHN BEHAN. JOHN BEHAN.


(1) OS MS, Box 26(Enniskillen);

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Date: 1816
Nature: 'Prospect Hill, the seat of William Irvine Esquire, clerk of the Crown for the county Fermanagh…is a handsome Grecian cottage situated on the summit of a little hill, nearly a quarter of a mile east of the town. It was erected in 1816 at the expense of 900 pounds, James Behan, architect.'
Refs: Angélique Day & Patrick McWilliams, eds.Ordnance Survey Memoirs of Ireland, Vol. 4: Parishes of Co. Fermanagh 1834-5 (1990), 66