JOHN'S SQUARE ARTIST'S APARTMENTS

LOCATION

LIMERICK CITY
IRELAND

CLIENT

LIMERICK CITY COUNCIL

Project Description

Refurbishment of 8 apartments in 2 3-storey over basement limestone former townhouses in historic 18th century square in Limerick City. The apartments were refurbished to provide affordable living spaces in the city for artists. As well as general refurbishment, works included:

  • Accessibility improvements, including:
  • Construction of a new external lift shaft to provide access to the upper storeys;
  • Construction of an elevated external walkway to link the lift to the building.
  • Stonework repairs.

Services Provided:

Professional civil and structural engineering consultancy services, including:

  • Condition survey
  • Design of foundations for new external lift shaft and external elevated walkway
  • Design of support structure for external lift shaft
  • Design of external elevated walkway link structure
  • Specification of stonework repairs
  • Inspections of completed works.