Survey Data

Reg No

22501187


Date

1860 - 1880


Townland

WATERFORD CITY


County

County Waterford


Coordinates

260714, 112302


Description

Terraced two-bay three-storey house, c.1870, on a corner site retaining early fenestration with six-bay three-storey side elevation to south. Reroofed and renovated, c.1995, with replacement pubfront inserted to ground floor. Pitched (shared) roof on an L-shaped plan (forming hip to corner) with replacement artificial slate, c.1995, concrete ridge tiles, red brick Running bond chimney stacks, c.1995, and replacement uPVC rainwater goods, c.1995, on rendered eaves. Painted rendered, ruled and lined walls with rendered quoined piers. Square-headed window openings with rendered sills, and moulded hood mouldings to first floor front (west) elevation. 1/1 timber sash windows. Replacement timber pubfront, c.1995, to ground floor with panelled pilasters (some paired), fixed-pane timber display windows, timber panelled double doors, and timber fascia over with consoles and moulded cornice. Road fronted on a corner site with concrete flagged footpath to front.

Appraisal

This house, despite renovations in the late twentieth century, retains most of its original balanced form, together with important early or original salient features and materials. The house forms an important component of the streetscape, forming the corner linking Michael Street with Lady Lane.