Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DOWN, NEWTOWNARDS, MARKET HOUSE

Name: STRATFORD, FERDINANDO #
Building: CO. DOWN, NEWTOWNARDS, MARKET HOUSE
Date: 1765-1771
Nature: New market house, completed in 1771 (apart from cupola), for Alexander Stewart of Mount Stewart..
Refs: Signed and dated plan and elevation among Londonderry papers in PRONI D654/M70/16A & B; cupola design D654/M36/2; A Tour in Ireland in 1813& 1814…By an Englishman [1817?], ?; Howard Colvin, A Biographical dictionary of British architects 1600-1840 (4th edn, 2008), 993; C.E.B. Brett, Court Houses and Market Houses of the Province of Ulster (UAHS, 1973), 20,73; C.E.B. Brett, Buildings of North County Down (UAHS, 2002), 229-230(illus.).