Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, RATHBEALE HALL (SWORDS)

Name: CASTLE, RICHARD
Building: CO. DUBLIN, RATHBEALE HALL (SWORDS)
Date: 1734ca
Nature: Remodelling of earlier house on site, for Hamilton Gorges.  Attr. to RC by Knight of Glin.
Refs: The Knight of Glin, 'Richard Castle, architect, his biography and works' in BIGS 7, no. 1 (Jan - Mar 1964), 32-38

Name: ENSOR, JOHN
Building: CO. DUBLIN, RATHBEALE HALL (SWORDS)
Date: 1751ca
Nature: Attribution of Palladian wings and front to 'James Ensor' suggested by Cornforth. For Hamilton Gorges.
Refs: J. Cornforth, 'Rathbeale Hall, Co. Dublin', Country Life, 24 Aug 1972, 453