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Connell's House, Duleek, County Meath
14321007
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Reg. No.14321007
Date1680 - 1700
Previous NameN/A
TownlandCOMMONS
CountyCounty Meath
Coordinates304684, 268436
Categories of Special InterestARCHITECTURAL ARCHAEOLOGICAL TECHNICAL
RatingRegional
Original Usehouse
In Use Ashouse
 
Description
Detached three-bay single-storey house, built c.1690, with gabled porch, with single-bay extension to south gable. Pitched corrugated-iron roof and rendered chimneystack. Probably originally thatched. Rendered walls. Two-bay two-storey outbuilding adjoining house to north. Lean-to extension to rear.

Appraisal

This house was apparently in existence in 1690. This building is an interesting example of the vernacular tradition in Ireland. It is a modest house with a simple design and was constructed using local materials. Located on the village green, it contributes to the streetscape.
 
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