Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CORK, BALLYCRENAN?

Name: DUCART, DAVIS
Building: CO. CORK, BALLYCRENAN?
Date: 1764-65?
Nature: Possibly the house that DD states in his will he had rebuilt for 'Mrs Wallis, now Mrs Mercer' (ie. Ann, widow of Barrachia Wallis of Ballycrenan (d.1765) who married Richard Mercer, 1766)
Refs: Letter from Brian de Breffny to Desmond Guinness, 27 Aug 1980; John Logan, 'Dropped into this Kingdom from the clouds': The Irish career of Davis Dukart, architect and engineer, 1761-1781', Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies 10 (2007), 57-58