The House from "Morris's Views of Seats," circa 1875.
An 1829 engraving of the House from "Neale's Views of Seats"
Built / Designed For: Armar Lowry-Corry, 1st Earl Belmore.
Comments: Castle Coole is generally considered the finest country house in the north of Ireland.
Vitruvius Britannicus: C. New, II, pls. 65-70, 1808.
J.B. Burke: 2.S. Vol. II, p. 216, 1855.
J.P. Neal: 2.S. Vol. V, 1829.
House Listed: Category A
Park Listed: Listed
Past Seat of: Somerset Richard Lowry-Corry, 4th Earl Belmore, 19th century.
Current Ownership Type: The National Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction