Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, CAVE HILL, MARTLETT TOWERS

Name: YOUNG, ROBERT
Building: CO. ANTRIM, BELFAST, CAVE HILL, MARTLETT TOWERS
Date: 1856p
Nature: Large Italianate house for Joseph Magill, linen merchant. Contractors: James & John Ross. Cost: £2.050.  Demolished, 1957, but gate lodge survives (2016).
Refs: R.M. Young in RIBAJ 24 (1916-17), 119;  information from J.A.K. Dean, May 2015;  Paul Harron, Architects of Ulster: Young & Mackenzie, a transformational provincial practice 1850-1960 (Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 2016), 299.