neo-classical

Mussenden Temple, Castlerock. County Derry 1785

2020-04-29T13:44:37+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 17852020-04-29T13:44:37+00:00

The Bishops Palace, Armagh City. 1770

2020-04-28T22:04:27+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. 17702020-04-28T22:04:27+00:00

The Bishop’s Palace. Waterford City 1741

2020-05-04T12:42:28+00:00

One of the finest early Georgian houses in Ireland & 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 17412020-05-04T12:42:28+00:00

Collins Barracks, Arbour Hill. Dublin City 1702

2020-05-02T14:17:48+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 earmarked for a mansion for [...]

Collins Barracks, Arbour Hill. Dublin City 17022020-05-02T14:17:48+00:00

Glencullen House, Glencullen. County Dublin 1800

2020-04-26T14:34:36+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 18002020-04-26T14:34:36+00:00

Westport House, Westport. County Mayo 1730

2020-05-08T08:48:30+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 17302020-05-08T08:48:30+00:00

Ennis Courthouse, Ennis. County Clare 1850

2020-05-06T15:32:36+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 18502020-05-06T15:32:36+00:00

Avondale House, Rathdrum. County Wicklow 1777

2020-05-03T17:39:32+00:00

The stunning home & estate 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) [...]

Avondale House, Rathdrum. County Wicklow 17772020-05-03T17:39:32+00:00

Carton House, Maynooth. County Kildare 1739

2020-05-03T18:20:27+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 [...]

Carton House, Maynooth. County Kildare 17392020-05-03T18:20:27+00:00

Castletown House, Celbridge. County Kildare 1729

2020-04-29T19:36:50+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 17292020-04-29T19:36:50+00:00

The Rotunda Hospital, Parnell Street. Dublin City 1757

2020-04-25T17:05:46+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 17572020-04-25T17:05:46+00:00

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

2020-05-02T14:20:46+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 17392020-05-02T14:20:46+00:00

The Four Courts, Inns Quay, Dublin City 1775

2020-05-03T10:51:53+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 17752020-05-03T10:51:53+00:00

Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast City 1932

2020-05-03T18:01:20+00:00

Northern Ireland's Parliament   This impressive structure is the Parliament Building for Northern Ireland, better known as Stormont. In 1920, when 'The Government of Ireland Act' was established in Northern Ireland, plans were launched [...]

Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast City 19322020-05-03T18:01:20+00:00

Powerscourt House & Estate, Enniskerry. County Wicklow 1741

2020-05-02T11:16:35+00:00

One of Ireland's most beautiful mansions & voted 3rd best gardens in the World Powerscourt House was built in 1741 and is located on the Powerscourt Estate in Enniskerry, co. Wicklow. It was [...]

Powerscourt House & Estate, Enniskerry. County Wicklow 17412020-05-02T11:16:35+00:00

Casino Marino, Malahide Road, Dublin City 1775

2020-04-29T17:24:10+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 17752020-04-29T17:24:10+00:00