Our Structural Partner, Cathal O’Connell, has been involved in numerous conservation projects involving listed buildings and is acutely aware of the sensitivity that is required in the refurbishment and restoration of old buildings.
Past projects include:
Extension and Refurbishment of Boyle Credit Union, Boyle, Co Roscommon
Refurbishment/Extension to Manorhamilton Courthouse, Co Leitrim for the OPW – condition survey of building to highlight defects that were resulting in damage to the plaster, roof timbers and floors.
Boyle Abbey North Wall Renovation Project, Co Roscommon for the Office of Public Works – design and detail of lean to structural glass corridor to shield the unique blend of Romanesque and Gothic architecture from the elements
Refurbishment of Leitrim Courthouse, Carrick-on-Shannon for Leitrim County Council (now The Dock Arts Centre) – work involved the conservation of the original building fabric and features, addressing building defects, removing some mid 20th century partitions and alterations together with some interior fittings.
Condition/Dilapidation Survey of 100 years old Niland Gallery, Sligo and adjoining properties including Masonic Lodge building.
Lissadell House Estate, Co Sligo – survey of 5 no. dwellings/outbuildings on the Lissadell Estate including schedule of works required to stabilise and restore the buildings.
Condition Survey of 19th Century Killybegs Tourism College building, Co Donegal
Roof Refurbishment of Town Hall, Carrick on Shannon, Co Leitrim ( a listed building)
Structural Condition Survey of Hamilton Castle, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim
Refurbishment of the Costello Memorial Chapel, Carrick on Shannon, Co Leitrim