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RPS# 586

Architecture Record
Archaeology Record
  • Name
    Old Baily Lighthouse Keeper's Cottages

    Pair of semi-detached three-bay single-storey lighthouse keepers houses with dormer attics

    The Bailey

    -6.05356, 53.3629

  • Architectural

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


    NIAH Details

    Pair of semi-detached three-bay single-storey lighthouse keeper's houses with dormer attics, c.1860, having central projecting porches. Partly re-fenestrated and extended to rear, c.1990.ROOF: Double-pitched; slate; replacement concrete ridge tiles; na...[Read More]

    • Rating
    • Type
    • Dates
      1840 - 1880
    • Address
      The Baily Lighthouse Howth
    • County
    • Townland

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  • Archaeology

    This structure is part of the Record of National Monuments and Places. The black box below is this structure's reference number in the Record of National Monuments and Places, and further details of this site can be found on Unfortunately their website is not working fully and only the map viewer is available at this time. will provide a comprehensive description of the site and structure, including details of known excavation work carried out to date.

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