Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, TYRONE HOUSE

Name: ROBERTS, JOHN [1]
Building: CO. GALWAY, TYRONE HOUSE
Date: 1779
Nature: Built for Christopher St George, 'reputedly to the design of John Roberts, of Waterford'. (Described by Rev. D.A. Beaufort, in 1787or 1788, as 'large and new but very bleak and too high'.)
Refs: Mark Bence-Jones, Burke’s Guide to Country Houses. Volume I, Ireland. (London, 1978), 279 (illus.; attr. suggested by Kinight of Glin?)