Type New-build house, Firhouse, Dublin
Status Complete 2011
2012 – Award – Architectural Association of Ireland Awards
2013 – Highly Commended – ‘Best House’ – RIAI Irish Architecture Awards
A new-build house located in a suburban estate. The materials of the surrounding houses are re-used but articulated in an alternative manner. Internally the communal spaces are lined in birch ply fitted furniture. The bedrooms are lined in plasterboard, with individual pitched ceilings. The 1st floor landing space is lined in mirror.
Structural Engineer: Casey O’Rourke Associates
Photography: © Alice Clancy/TAKA Architects