Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. MAYO, BELLEEK MANOR (BALLINA)

Name: KEANE, JOHN BENJAMIN
Building: CO. MAYO, BELLEEK MANOR (BALLINA)
Date: 1830ca
Nature: New Tudor Gothic house 'almost certainly by John B. Keane' (Bence-Jones); 'erected…at an expense of £10,000'(Lewis) for Lt. Col. Francis Knox-Gore.
Refs: Samuel Lewis, A Topographical dictionary of Ireland (1837), II, 189; Mark Bence-Jones, Burke’s Guide to Country Houses. Volume I, Ireland (London, 1978), 38(illus.); Jonathan Binns, The Miseries and Beauties of Ireland (1837), I, 268

Name: FULLER, JAMES FRANKLIN
Building: CO. MAYO, BELLEEK MANOR (BALLINA)
Date: 1872
Nature: Mausoleum and ?gateway. for Knox-Gore family.
Refs: J. Williams, Architecture in Ireland 1837-1921 (1994), 300-301