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RPS# 357

RPS
Architecture Record
Archaeology Record
  • Name
    Old Borough School

    Description
    Nine-bay two-storey former national school

    Address
    Main Street
    Swords Demesne

    Coordinates
    -6.22205, 53.4563

  • Architectural

    This structure is part of the National Inventory of Architectural Heritage. You can find extra information on the building on buildingsofireland.ie or by clicking the green National Inventory of Architectural heritage reference number below.

    11343014

    NIAH Details

    Detached nine-bay two-storey former national school house, c.1810, on a T-shaped plan. Attributed to architect Francis Johnston. Pair of single-bay single-storey projecting porches to front and three-bay two-storey return to rear. Now in use as offices....[Read More]

    • Rating
      Regional
    • Type
      office
    • Dates
      1800 - 1820
    • Address
      Old Borough National School (former) Main Street Swords
    • County
      Dublin
    • Townland
      TOWNPARKS (NS. BY.)

    Web Link
    http://www.buildingsofireland.ie/niah/search.jsp?type=record&county=FI&regno=11343014

  • Unfortunately it appears that this structure is not listed as part of the Record of Protected Monuments.
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