Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DOWN, ROSTREVOR, ROSTREVOR HOUSE

Name: BUTLER, WILLIAM DEANE
Building: CO. DOWN, ROSTREVOR, ROSTREVOR HOUSE
Date: 1836
Nature: Alterations. For Maj. Gen. Robert Ross. (Is this the remodelling of earlier house on the site, Carrickbawn?). Contractor: Thomas Emerson?
Refs: Specification of work to be done in alterations and additions to Carrickbawn, by William Deane Butler, architect; assigned as a contract by Thos. Emerson, 14 Mar 1836, in PRONI, D2004/6/12 (see PRONI e-catalogue).

Name: SMITH, THOMAS [4]
Building: CO. DOWN, ROSTREVOR, ROSTREVOR HOUSE
Date: ?
Nature: TS collaborates with Sir John Ross of Bladensburg on planting of estate.
Refs: Alan Grills, 'A famous Irish nursery: Daisy Hill Nurseries, Newry', Moorea: Journal of the Irish Garden Plant Society 10 (1993),4.