Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, BALLYDRAIN HOUSE (DUNMURRY)

Name: BLORE, EDWARD #
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BALLYDRAIN HOUSE (DUNMURRY)
Date: 1837-1838
Nature: For Hugh Montgomery.
Refs: Elevations and detail of chimneypiece in V & A, 1852[or 8752?].1,2. A 268; Howard Colvin, A Biographical dictionary of British architects 1600-1840 (4th edn., 2008), 132, citing Cambridge University Library, Add. MS. 3956 and V. & A. 182r.

Name: DREW, THOMAS (SIR)
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BALLYDRAIN HOUSE (DUNMURRY)
Date: 1875ca
Nature: Alterations, for Thomas Montgomery.  (Lisburn lodge also attr. to TD by J.A.K. Dean.)
Refs: Photograph of house inscribed on verso 'Ballydrain House ---- on completion of alterations by Mr. Drew, architect. Mr. Mrs. Thomas Montgomery and family' in PRONI, D2460/9 (see PRONI e-catalogue);  J.A.K. Dean, The Gate Lodges of Ulster (UAHS, 1994), 2 (no. 24, illus.)(but in letter of 24 Oct 1995 Dean changes attribution to W.H. Lynn).