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Emo Court, Co. Laoise, Ireland.

Emo Court, Co. Laoise, Ireland.
  • Client :
    Office of Public Works.
  • Architect :
    John Cahill
  • Position :
    Specialist Contractor
  • Total Value :
  • Date :

At the invitation of the Office of Public Works Senior Conservation Architect John Cahill, Cbs.ltd were invited to undertake works at Emo Court in county Laoise. The 18thC. Mansion House was the only house to have been designed by the Architect James Gandon, now considered to have been one of the finest Architects to have worked in ireland during the 18th and 19thC. Gandon is better known for Dublin's Customs House and Four Courts buildings.

Cbs.ltd undertook the following works: 

* Conservation and repair of 19thC cast sculpture
* Repair to timber roof structure and new lead roof to the rear portico
* consolidate and patch repair lath and plaster ceiling of rear portico

This project encompasses the following services

Church Conservation, St John the Baptist, Kenley Mytton Bridge Wombridge Augustinian Priory Kilpeck Castle, Herefordshire The Cold Bath House, Ludlow, Shropshire War Memorial Alsager St Lawrence’s, Ludlow Wroxeter Roman Town House White Castle, Abergavenny St Peters Church, Stanton Lacy, Shropshire Snailbeach Mines, Shropshire Bowers Yard Lime Kilns ‘Once upon a hill’ Blakemoorgate Hopton Castle, Shropshire. St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland. Attingham Park Northeast Pavillion Richards Castle Stirchley Furnaces Iron Bridge House Brynkinalt Estate, Chirk 40 Pride Hill, Shrewsbury All Saints Church, Grinshill The Church of St John the Baptist, Ruyton XI Towns The Rutland Memorial Fountain, Dublin, Ireland Emo Court, Co. Laoise, Ireland. St Mary’s, Tremadog, Gwynedd. Shrewsbury Railway Station St Govan’s Chapel, Bosherston, Pembs. Flimstone Farmhouse, Castlemartin, Pembs. Old Market Hall, Shrewsbury. The Cross, Oswestry, Shropshire. St Mary’s, Shrewsbury, Shropshire. Wollerton Animal Pound, Wollerton. Sker House, Porthcawl. Chapel of St Thomas, King Williams College, Isle of Man Almshouses, Neath St Pauls Church, Bedford. Manor Farm, Cranage, Cheshire