Griffith's Valuation - House Book

Types of houses & offices

 Instructions to valuators (1833)


Classification of buildings

 Instructions to valuators (1853)

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Explanation of letters & numbers above


The entry for Ballyphilip House, Cork shows the progression of ownership from William Uniacke to the current occupier John Forrest

The valuator comments that the house is a 'large old concern' and both it & the offices are in need of repair and are neglected

1B refers to the quality of the building - you can find a complete listing below the image

The valuator was required to measure the house leaving a remarkable primary source