NAME Oakley Park
AREA LOCATION Blackrock, Rose Hill adjacent to All Saint's Church with a gatelodge on Carysfort Avenue.
MAP LOCATION OSI maps of 1838-1845 and 1898-1913 place it in the townland of Stillorgan Park and is annotated as
Oakley Park on both maps.
GENERAL Detatched residence set on 20 acres with a walled garden/nursery.
YEAR BUILT circa 1780
VALUATION In 1912 the valuation was 100 pounds and in the 1911 census it is noted as having 9 rooms occupied
by the family.
SOURCES Thom’s directories, Newspapers, NAI Census & OSI Maps
1836 - 1847 D'Alton McCarthy
1848 William P Dowling, Solicitor
1850 - 1858 P Dowling
1860 - 1872 Patrick Dolan, merchant, grocer & Town Councillor (Wife - Margaret)
1880 William Ryves Allen
1887 - 1897 Michael Nugent
1898 Lands taken over by Fortfield Nurseries
1900 John Henderson & Sons, Nurserymen
1903 Matthew & Margaret Henderson
1907 - 1936 Messrs. Alexander Dickson & sons
1911 Andrew Dickson - Nurseryman
1940 - 1956 Dr & Mrs McLysagth
1863 Osbornes - living at the gatelodge
1869 Maria Mason, Housemaid
Hannah Flynn - Cook
1901 Arthur St Aubyn Tehan - Nursery foreman lived at Oakley Park Lodge
Christopher Tehan - Nursery Worker lived at Oakley Park Lodge
1911 Agnes Walker - Housemaid
Annie Fay - Cook
STATUS No longer Extant
CONTRIBUTOR © June Bow & Karen Poff
DATE March 2018