1886 – Sun Alliance, Trinity St., Dublin

Architect: George C. Ashlin


The offices for the Sun Alliance Fire and Life Co., was built after a competition to the designs of George C. Ashlin. Sited at the corner of Andrew and Trinity Streets, it was demolished in 1958, a sad loss to Ashlin’s work. Mainly an ecclesiastical architect, his one other commercial building in Dublin is on Westmoreland Street.