Rural Dwelling, County Dublin

This rural residential project was completed in 2016, set in the agricultural landscape of County Dublin. The traditional farm building techniques of concrete retaining walls and pens, steel frames and corrugated steel roofing and siding are reworked in the design of this family home and studio.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

View across bean fields

Entrance and approach

Lounge space open to south terrace with wind-wall to provide shelter outside

 

 

 

Kitchen with ‘letterbox’ framed view across landscape from dining table, light-well void above

Crisply detailed black fibre cement cladding

Lounge and study area

 

Model Study

Concrete walls and cantilevered first floor shed frame the entrance

 

 

RIAI Award Winners, 2017