neo-classical

Mussenden Temple, Castlerock. County Derry 1785

2019-06-26T05:15:45+00:00

One of Northern Ireland's most iconic and photographed buildings  The Mussenden Temple was built in 1785 and forms part of the estate of Frederick Augustus Hervey 'the Earl Bishop', Bishop of Derry and [...]

Mussenden Temple, Castlerock. County Derry 17852019-06-26T05:15:45+00:00

The Bishops Palace, Armagh City. 1770

2019-06-26T07:13:13+00:00

A grade 'A' listed building fit for a Bishop & The ancient seat of St. Patrick The Bishop's Palace in Armagh is a beautiful Neoclassical building situated in 300 acres of parkland. This [...]

The Bishops Palace, Armagh City. 17702019-06-26T07:13:13+00:00

The Bishop’s Palace. Waterford City 1741

2019-06-26T09:57:03+00:00

One of the finest early Georgian houses in Ireland containing the oldest piece of Waterford Glass The Bishop’s Palace in Waterford City was built in 1741 to the designs of the famous architect [...]

The Bishop’s Palace. Waterford City 17412019-06-26T09:57:03+00:00

Collins Barracks, Arbour Hill. Dublin City 1702

2019-06-27T10:26:04+00:00

One of the largest barracks in Europe, Michael Collins & Rare collections of artifacts Collins Barracks is located on Arbour Hill in Dublin City on a site originally ear-marked for a mansion for [...]

Collins Barracks, Arbour Hill. Dublin City 17022019-06-27T10:26:04+00:00

Glencullen House, Glencullen. County Dublin 1800

2019-06-27T10:44:02+00:00

Daniel O'Connell, The Valley of Holly & A a famous architect Glencullen House was built in 1800 and was possibly designed by the famous Irish architect, Francis Johnson. The house, along with it's [...]

Glencullen House, Glencullen. County Dublin 18002019-06-27T10:44:02+00:00

Westport House, Westport. County Mayo 1730

2019-06-27T12:12:25+00:00

One of Ireland's most beautiful historic houses, Croagh Patrick & The Pirate Queen Westport House was built in 1730 and is considered to be one of Ireland's most beautiful historic homes. It was [...]

Westport House, Westport. County Mayo 17302019-06-27T12:12:25+00:00

Ennis Courthouse, Ennis. County Clare 1850

2019-06-27T12:22:28+00:00

Eamon de Valera & A Russian cannon This listed building is Ennis Courthouse. It was built in 1850 in a neoclassical style to the designs of Joseph B Keane and Henry Whitestone. The [...]

Ennis Courthouse, Ennis. County Clare 18502019-06-27T12:22:28+00:00

Avondale House, Rathdrum. County Wicklow 1777

2019-06-27T16:23:50+00:00

The birthplace and home of Charles Stewart Parnell Avondale House is located near the village of Rathdrum in county Wicklow. This was the birthplace and home of Charles Stewart Parnell (1846 -1891) one [...]

Avondale House, Rathdrum. County Wicklow 17772019-06-27T16:23:50+00:00

Emo Court, Emo, County Laois 1798-1988!

2019-06-27T16:57:05+00:00

Only 200 years to complete this country pile, James Gandon & the Jesuits Emo Court is a country villa designed, but not built by the famous architect James Gandon. Gandon designed Emo Court [...]

Emo Court, Emo, County Laois 1798-1988!2019-06-27T16:57:05+00:00

Carton House, Maynooth. County Kildare 1739

2019-06-27T16:58:36+00:00

Once home to the most powerful family in Ireland Carton House is located near Maynooth in county Kildare. It was built in 1739 for the Fitzgerald family and designed by the famous architect Richard [...]

Carton House, Maynooth. County Kildare 17392019-06-27T16:58:36+00:00

Castletown House, Celbridge. County Kildare 1729

2019-06-27T16:59:56+00:00

Ireland's largest, finest and earliest Palladian style house Castletown House is located in Celbridge in county Kildare. It is regarded as Ireland's largest, finest and earliest Palladian style house and is significant in [...]

Castletown House, Celbridge. County Kildare 17292019-06-27T16:59:56+00:00

The Rotunda Hospital, Parnell Street. Dublin City 1757

2019-06-28T06:06:47+00:00

The oldest continuously operating maternity hospital in the World The Rotunda Hospital is located on Parnell Street in Dublin City. It is the oldest continuously operating maternity hospital in the World. It is [...]

The Rotunda Hospital, Parnell Street. Dublin City 17572019-06-28T06:06:47+00:00

The Bank of Ireland Building, College Green. Dublin City 1739

2019-06-28T06:12:33+00:00

The first purpose-built two-chamber parliament house in the World The Bank of Ireland building is located on College Green in Dublin City. This was the World's first purpose-built two-chamber parliament house. It served [...]

The Bank of Ireland Building, College Green. Dublin City 17392019-06-28T06:12:33+00:00

The Four Courts, Inns Quay, Dublin City 1775

2019-06-28T06:14:26+00:00

The centre of Ireland's legal system, James Gandon & gutted by fire in 1921 This was formerly the location of a 13th century Dominican Friary and housed the Four Courts of Chancery, Kings [...]

The Four Courts, Inns Quay, Dublin City 17752019-06-28T06:14:26+00:00

Belfast City Hall, Donegall Place, Belfast City. 1906

2019-06-25T17:52:30+00:00

One of the finest buildings of it's era, Titanic craftsmanship & Durban City Hall Belfast City Hall is regarded as one of the finest buildings of it's era in the United Kingdom. Plans [...]

Belfast City Hall, Donegall Place, Belfast City. 19062019-06-25T17:52:30+00:00

Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast City 1932

2019-06-29T06:14:35+00:00

Greek classical columns, cow manure and Northern Ireland's impressive seat of 'democracy'! This impressive structure is the Parliament Building for Northern Ireland, better known as Stormont. In 1920, when 'The Government of Ireland [...]

Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast City 19322019-06-29T06:14:35+00:00

Powerscourt House & Estate, Enniskerry. County Wicklow 1741

2019-06-29T06:17:49+00:00

One of Ireland's most beautiful mansions & voted no.3 best gardens in the World Powerscourt House was built in 1741 and is located on the Powercourt Estate in Enniskerry, co.Wicklow. It was designed [...]

Powerscourt House & Estate, Enniskerry. County Wicklow 17412019-06-29T06:17:49+00:00

Casino Marino, Malahide Road, Dublin City 1775

2019-06-30T18:54:21+00:00

Secret tunnels, A zodiac room & One of the finest Neoclassical buildings in Europe This interesting building is regarded as one of the finest neoclassical buildings in Europe and is also one of [...]

Casino Marino, Malahide Road, Dublin City 17752019-06-30T18:54:21+00:00

Custom House, Custom House Quay. Dublin City 1791

2019-06-30T19:00:34+00:00

Dublin's most architecturally important building, James Gandon & The 1921 fire Custom House Quay was built between 1781 - 1791 and is Dublin's most architecturally important building and is regarded as a masterpiece [...]

Custom House, Custom House Quay. Dublin City 17912019-06-30T19:00:34+00:00