Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DOWN, GILFORD CASTLE

Name: SPENCE, WILLIAM [1]#
Building: CO. DOWN, GILFORD CASTLE
Date: 1855
Nature: New house for Benjamin Dickson.
Refs: www.scottisharchitects.org.uk, citing Mark Bence-Jones, Burke’s Guide to Country Houses. Volume I, Ireland. (2nd edition, 1988), supplement.

Name: YOUNG & MACKENZIE
Building: CO. DOWN, GILFORD CASTLE
Date: 1902
Nature: Gate and lodge. (Lodge unexecuted.)  For Miss Carleton, trustee of estate of Benjamin Dickson.  Ironwork by Musgrave & Co., Belfast. Builder: Richard Lutton, Portadown.
Refs: Paul Harron, Architects of Ulster: Young & Mackenzie, a transformational provincial practice 1850-1960 (Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 2016), 329