Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LOUTH, ORIEL TEMPLE (COLLON)

Name: WYATT, JAMES #
Building: CO. LOUTH, ORIEL TEMPLE (COLLON)
Date: 1776-1780s
Nature: Family tradition that JW gave designs for house. For Rt Hon. John Foster. Painted decoration by Peter de Gree;  stucco work by Charles Thorp.
Refs: A.P.W. Malcomson, John Foster: The Politics of the Anglo-Irish Ascndancy (Oxford, 1978), 17; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 220-221;  John Martin Robinson, James Wyatt: architect to George III (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2012),111-112(illus.).

Name: DE GREE, PETER *#
Building: CO. LOUTH, ORIEL TEMPLE (COLLON)
Date: 1787
Nature: Drawing room decoration (paintings moved to Luttrellstown).
Refs: IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc.2008/44, citing Freeman's Journal, 6-9 Sep 1788; Mark Bence-Jones, Burke’s Guide to Country Houses. Volume I, Ireland, (London, 1978), 229; A.P.W. Malcomson, John Foster: The Politics of the Anglo-Irish Ascndancy (Oxford, 1978), 17; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 220

Name: PARKE, EDWARD
Building: CO. LOUTH, ORIEL TEMPLE (COLLON)
Date: 1812ca
Nature: Farm offices, for John Foster.
Refs: PRONI, Foster/Massereene MSS., D.562/12,985, T.2519/4; A.P.W. Malcomson, John Foster: The Politics of the Anglo-Irish Ascendancy (1978), 17; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 221