Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DOWN, BELVOIR PARK (NEWTOWNBREDA)

Name: MYERS, CHRISTOPHER [1]
Building: CO. DOWN, BELVOIR PARK (NEWTOWNBREDA)
Date: 1755
Nature: Enlargement of house by addition of new mansion to N gable of old house attr. to CM by O'Dwyer.   For Arthur Hill (later Viscount Dungannon).
Refs: Frederick O'Dwyer, 'In search of Christopher Myers' in Michael McCarthy & Karina O'Neill, eds., Studies in the Gothic Revival (Dublin, 2008), 61,76-80.(illus.);  Frederick O'Dwyer, 'Robert West, Chirstopher Myers and St James's church, Whitehaven', Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies 12 (2009),19-22.

Name: BARRE, WILLIAM JOSEPH
Building: CO. DOWN, BELVOIR PARK (NEWTOWNBREDA)
Date: 1865ca
Nature: Adds. & alts. for Sir Thomas Bateson.
Refs: Durham Dunlop (ed.), A Memoir of the professional life of William J. Barre, Esq. member of the Royal Insitute of Architects Ireland: with photographic illustrations selected from his works (Belfast: James Magill, 1868), 43-44