Survey Data

Reg No

20514098


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Architectural


Original Use

House


Date

1800 - 1840


Coordinates

167343, 71608


Date Recorded

05/06/1994


Date Updated

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Description

Terraced three-bay four-storey house, c. 1820; ground floor altered, c. 1985, to provide access to public car park on derelict site to rear. Slate double pitched roof, parapet to front. Ground floor remodelled to accommodate entrance to carpark, remaining original opening is blocked. Brick façade to upper floors in Flemish bond with square headed openings and stone cills, and having swept arches all of which are boarded up. Arcade feature to first floor openings with decorative ceramic imposts at springing of arches. Flush string courses and roundels to first floors in contrasting brick.

Appraisal

Distinctive building on one of Cork City's main thoroughfares, now in a partially altered and vacant state. Significant for the unusual façade and use of ceramic imposts.