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Title: Butterfield House, Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham, South Dublin County
Authors: National Inventory of Architectural Heritage
Keywords: single-storey over raised basement former country house
uPVC sash windows
mansard roof
stone copings and footings
cylindrical piers
semi-circular fanlight
sidelights and moulded archivolt
granite quoins
gable coping forms
stables with Dutch gables
Issue Date: 1-Jan-2002
Publisher: Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government
Description: Detached five-bay single-storey over raised basement former country house, c. 1840, with high gable ended mansard roof housing two attic storeys. Now used as offices. Staircase with stone copings and footings, and terminal rendered cylindrical piers to entrance. Panelled door with plain semi-circular fanlight, sidelights and moulded archivolt. Red brick ground floor walls with granite quoins. Rendered basement, parapet, sides and rere. Slate mansard roof with three dormer windows. uPVC sash windows. Elaborate gable coping forms consoles to curvilinear base of rendered twin chimney stacks, one per roof pitch. Single-storey stables with Dutch gables in grounds.
Appears in Collections:National Inventory of Architectural Heritage Collection
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