Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. TIPPERARY, CASHEL, MAIN STREET, ARCHBISHOP'S PALACE

Name: PEARCE, EDWARD LOVETT (SIR)
Building: CO. TIPPERARY, CASHEL, MAIN STREET, ARCHBISHOP'S PALACE
Date: 1730-1732
Nature: New archbishop's palace.  For Archbishop Theophilus Bolton.
Refs: Unsigned, undated elevation with flap to show 2- and 3-storey alternative schemes in V & A, Elton Hall Collection (see Howard Colvin and Maurice Craig in Architectural Drawings in the library of Elton Hall by Sir John Vanbrugh and Sir Edward Lovett Pearce (1964), xliv,26 (no. 172), Pl.66); Georgian Society Records (1909-13), V, 36 ff.; Mark Bence-Jones, 'An Archbishop's Palace', Country Life, 31 Aug 1972, 521-524;

Name: GRACE, OLIVER
Building: CO. TIPPERARY, CASHEL, MAIN STREET, ARCHBISHOP'S PALACE
Date: 1784ca
Nature: Alts. to palace (new study) and outbuildings in garden and demesne. for Charles Agar, Archbishop of Cashel.  (Agar spent £1,123 on the palace.)
Refs: Plans and estimate for study, Jan 1784, in Normanton papers, Hampshire Record Office, M57/B14/1a,b,c.; A.P.W. Malcomson, Bishop Charles Agar: churchmanship and politics in Ireland, 1760-1810 (2002), 58,349,354,358;  A.P.W. Malcomson, The Clements Archive (Dublin: Irish Manuscripts Commission, 2010), 676.