Survey Data

Reg No

21828013


Date

1830 - 1870


Townland

CROOM


County

County Limerick


Coordinates

151356, 141037


Description

Detached two-bay two-storey house and shop, built c. 1840, having timber tripartite shopfront to front (north) elevation. Half-hipped sprocketed roof with rendered chimneystack. Rendered walls having render quoins. Square-headed openings to first floor with render keystone, replacement uPVC windows and painted stone sills. Shopfront comprising fluted pilasters supporting fascia and cornice with dentillated course. Square-headed display openings having fixed windows. Square-headed opening with glazed overlight over half-glazed timber panelled door having flanking pilasters.

Appraisal

This building maintains much of its original detailing including the render quoins and ornate render keystones to first floor windows. The tripartite arrangement of the shopfront adds to the overall symmetry of the fa├žade, which presents a positive contribution to the streetscape.