Survey Data

Reg No

21517143


Date

1890 - 1910


County

Limerick City


Coordinates

157180, 156487


Description

Terraced two-bay two-storey red brick house, built c. 1900, two-storey return. Pitched natural slate roof having a shared red brick chimneystack to the east and terracotta pots. Cast-iron downpipe with uPVC gutter, decorative red brick eaves. Red brick walls laid in English garden wall bond with a decorative moulded stringcourse at first floor sill level, angled brick course above ground floor level and a chamfered brick course at ground level. Brick camber-arched window openings to first floor with limestone sills, having one-over-one timber sash windows. Shallow rectangular bay to ground floor, with a pair of brick camber-arched window openings with bowtell surround, double limestone sill and one-over-one timber sash windows with cylinder glass. Brick round-arched door opening with brick moulding, bowtell surround and recessed timber-panelled door having brass furniture, with overlight above. Front area enclosed by painted rendered wall and decorative cast-iron railings, two piers support wrought-iron gate with circular design.

Appraisal

A well-maintained red brick house, forming part of two terraces of houses, within a cul-de-sac. With the remaining houses on the street, No. 11 retains most of the external features, presenting a remarkably intact example of early suburban housing from the turn of the century.