Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DOWN, NEWCASTLE, ARKEEN HOUSE

Name: BATT, WILLIAM [2]
Building: CO. DOWN, NEWCASTLE, ARKEEN HOUSE
Date: 1893-1894
Nature: Remodelling of house, adjoining Bellevue Hotel and facing the sea, formerly a plain whitewashed building and one of the oldest in the place. As remodelled has 2-storey bay windows, ornamental dormers, a new return, front finished in cement with moulded cornices, strings & dressings. contractor: Mssrs. Neill, Newcastle.
Refs: IB 35, 1 Oct 1893, 228,229; 36, 15 Feb 1894, 46(illus.)