Twitter Facebook Vimeo Youtube Linkedin Google Plus Pinterest Tumblr

Herbert G. Simms

08 February 2011

1934 – Bull Island Shelters, Clontarf, Co. Dublin

Architect: Herbert G. Simms The bathing shelters and Kiosk on the Bull Wall were designed by Herbert Simms, (Housing architect to Dublin Corporation from 1932 until 1948), in 1934. Including 17 structures along...

10 June 2010

1934 – St. Audoen’s House City Council Flats, Bridge Street, Dublin

Architect: Herbert G. Simms Like similar flat complexes built by the City Council Housing Department in the 1930s, this development is of a high quality. Running along Cook Street, the complex turns the...

13 April 2010

1935 – Chancery Place Flats, Dublin

Architect: Herbert G. Simms A small complex similar in quality to other City Council built housing from this period. Many large schemes were built throughout the city as well as smaller projects like...

07 April 2010

1937 – Henrietta House, Henrietta Street, Dublin

Architect: Herbert G. Simms One of a series of blocks designed by the City Architect’s Department in the 1930s throughout the city centre, this fine block is one of two sited just yards...

02 February 2010

1936 – Thorncastle Street Flats, Ringsend, Dublin

Architect: Herbert G. Simms Three large blocks along the Dodder river as it enters the Liffey at Grand Canal Docks, the end block closest to Bridge Street is the oldest and most decorative....