Russborough West Wing Refurbishment and Post Fire Reinstatement, Blessington
Howley Hayes Architects
Not your standard residential project, Howley Hayes are nominated for their commendable work restoring and refurbishing the monumental Russborough House after a fire in 2010 threatened complete destruction.
Howley Hayes have been appointed as architects to Russborough since 2002 in a role to oversee conservation works and to design new visitor’s facilities for one of Ireland’s best country estates. However, after the fire they stepped in to rebuild and repair the damage, while taking the opportunity to update the building to modern needs.
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