Villa in Rathmines

This Victorian house, is defined by its generous, well proportioned and orthogonal original spaces. Within the project, the existing architecture is retained and its functionality augmented through the use of simple well-defined contemporary forms and insertions for living, bathing and dressing.
Through the use of a limited palette of materials and simple inobtrusive forms, these interventions read as contemporary and distinct, while retaining the spirit and generous nature of the existing spaces of the house without being overbearing


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