Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. MAYO, MOORE HALL

Name: ROBERTS, JOHN [1]
Building: CO. MAYO, MOORE HALL
Date: ?
Nature: New house, for George Moore. Attr. to JR by Nolan. (Central breakfront rather similar to that at Tyrone House, Co. Galway.) (House burned down, 192,;  see Irish Times, 12 May 1924.)
Refs: Joseph Hone, The Moores of Moore Hall (1939), 28-30; Mark Bence-Jones, Burke’s Guide to Country Houses. Volume I, Ireland. (London, 1978), 210(illus.); Brian Nolan, 'Waterford Architect John Roberts remembered', Irish Architect 164 (Feb 2001), 8