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08 March 2011

1871 – Terrace, Aberystwyth, Wales

Architect: J.P. Seddon Published in The Building News, March 17 1871.

15 February 2011

1871 – The Red House, No.3 Bayswater Hill, London

Architect: J.J. Stevenson Part of Bayswater Hill was taken for the Red House of 1871, designed by J.J. Stevenson as a precursor of the ‘Queen Anne’ style, soon to be popular. Front elevation...

14 February 2011

1871 – Premiated Design for Assize Courts, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Architect: Godwin & Crisp Front Elevation published in The Building News, June 9th 1871. An interesting background into this design was published in The Architect, May 8, 1869: “we have Messrs. Godwin &...

21 July 2010

1871 – Christ Church, Bexleyheath, Kent

Architect: William Knight Published in The Building News, June 10th 1870. Largely completed as designed except for the tower and spire. When it was decided that the parish needed a new church to...

19 February 2010

1871 – Gaiety Theatre, South King Street, Dublin

Architect: Charles Ashworth / C.J. Phipps Recently given a new glass and steel canopy overhanging a much widened footpath on a mainly pedestrianised street, the Gaiety can now be appreciated properly. A fine...

27 January 2010

1871 – Former Royal Bank, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin

Architect: Charles Geoghegan Imposing 19th century bank (No. 102 Upper Georges Street) now in use as a commercial premises. The building has a high quality stone fa├žade at street level. Possibly designed by...

13 November 2009

1862 – Catholic Church, Tramore, Co. Waterford

Architect: J.J. McCarthy Typical composition of the architect J.J. McCarthy with the offset tower. The church has none of the lightness of some of his other work – being quite foreboding and grim....

06 November 2009

1871 – 72 South Mall, Cork

Architect: Richard Brash End-of-terrace three-bay four-storey Georgian house from around 1770; that was remodelled and refronted in an Italian-Romanesque style in the early 1870s, by Cork Gas Consumers. It retains a fine stairs...

22 October 2009

1871 – Holy Cross Dominican Church, Tralee, Co. Kerry

Architect: Pugin & Ashlin Uncomplete, as the expected donations to complete the spire did not materialise. The interior has a lovely wooden roof supported by tall arches on marble shaft columns. The east...