Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, CHURCH LANE, NO. 005-19  Street numbers may have changed due to re-numbering

Name: BATT, WILLIAM [2]
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, CHURCH LANE, NO. 005-19
Date: 1874-1879
Nature: 4 'lofty'new shops in Italian Gothic style 'boldly treated' being erected for William Gregg 'who in a most praiseworthy way set them back two feet…without asking any compensation from the town council'. Site developed in two portions owing to leases expiring at different times. 4 shops built by William Henter and remainder, including large stores at rear built by Thomas McArthur.
Refs: IB 16, 15 Nov 1874, 312,320; 21, 15 Sep 1879, 283(illus.),287