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Shop unit, 112-3 George’s Street Lower, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin+

The former Knowles Electrical premises on George’s Street Lower makes a strong mark on the corner, with a 45-degree chamfer...

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Tiles, Merrion Building, Merrion Street Lower, Dublin 2+

In the context of Merrion Square and its neighbour, the Davenport Hotel, the facade of the Merrion Building might seem...

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Facade/Crests, Dublin Bus, 59 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin 1+

The Dublin Bus offices on Upper O’Connell Street (constructed originally for Córas Iompair Éireann) carry a certain amount of association from...

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Fuel depot, Alexandra Road, Dublin Port, Dublin 3+

Dublin Port is a bit of a world unto itself, a spur projecting from the city, run around the tight...

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Ad Jesum per Mariam, Church of Mary Immaculate, Rathmines, Dublin 6+

Along the side of the Church of Mary Immaculate in Rathmines, there’s a shortcut through the block between Mountpleasant Avenue...

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Dome, Church of Mary Immaculate, Refuge of Sinners, Lower Rathmines Road, Dublin 6+

On the stretch of Lower Rathmines Road that contains most of the urban village, there are two tall landmarks: the...

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Window grille, 7/8 Dame Court, Dublin 2+

Separated from the landmark Central Hotel by Dame Court, Central Hotel Chambers (1956, McConnell & Dixon) has these lovely monogramme...

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Koningsveld & Zoon, 12 Lower Liffey Street, Dublin 1+

It’s not in good condition, but the facade of the former Koningsveld & Zoon building is still striking above ground...

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Mespil Estate, Sussex Road, Dublin 4+

The Mespil Estate seems like it might convince anyone of the merits of apartment living. It’s quiet and self-contained without...

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