Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WEXFORD, WEXFORD, SUMMERHILL ROAD, ST PETER'S COLLEGE

Name: PIERCE, RICHARD [1]
Building: CO. WEXFORD, WEXFORD, SUMMERHILL ROAD, ST PETER'S COLLEGE
Date: 1832-1837
Nature: Collegiate wing designed by RP for college president, John Sinnott. Only partly completed in 1837.
Refs: Barry O'Leary, 'Richard Pierce: Architect and Acolyte of the Gothic Revival' , Journal of the Wexford Historical Society No. 20 (2004-2005), 79-81 (illus.)

Name: PUGIN, AUGUSTUS WELBY NORTHMORE #
Building: CO. WEXFORD, WEXFORD, SUMMERHILL ROAD, ST PETER'S COLLEGE
Date: 1838-1841
Nature: Chapel. FS laid by AWNP 18 Jun 1838. Dedicated 15 Jun 1840.
Refs: Catholic Directory (1839), 336; (1840), 292; (1841), p. ?; (1842), 379; B 9, 22 Mar 1851, 190; Phoebe Stanton, Pugin (1971), 27.38(illus.),66,67(illus.),197; R. O'Donnell, 'The Pugins in Ireland' in P.Atterbury, ed., A.W.N. Pugin, Master of Gothic Revival (Yale, 1995), 140(illus.)143;  Churches of the Diocese of Ferns (Booklink, 2004), 140(illus.). 

Name: CULLEN, THOMAS JOSEPH
Building: CO. WEXFORD, WEXFORD, SUMMERHILL ROAD, ST PETER'S COLLEGE
Date: 1931-2;1934-1940
Nature: Kitchen, bathroom, WCs; new wing, 1934, £14,000-£15,000 (Contractor: John Cleary); new refectory and bathroom, 1938.
Refs: Drawings in IAA, T.J. Cullen Collection, 85/74; IAA, PKS 0298, 0320, 0494; IB 76, 20 Oct 1934, 914; 77, 6 Apr 1935, 268; 81, 9 Dec 1939, 983; 81, 9 Dec 1939, 983(illus.); photographs (photocopies) of new wing in IAA Jones File C167(ii)

Name: ASHLIN & COLEMAN
Building: CO. WEXFORD, WEXFORD, SUMMERHILL ROAD, ST PETER'S COLLEGE
Date: 1949
Nature: Stalls in chapel.
Refs: Drawing in IAA, Ashlin & Coleman Collection, 76/1.254.