Cottage row, north side
Ardglasson Village, Crossakiel, Kells, Co. Meath
Dates from the late 19th century. Estate cottages forming a green/square.
Owners: Coordinating owner: Dean Nathaniel Kershaw
6 cottages in separate ownership, participated together, to jointly do the whole connecting roof.
Conservation Engineer: Liam Mulligan
Main Contractor: The OldBuilders Company :
Other Sub Contractors: refer to main contractor
Grant funded by: Meath County Council
Job Description: External conservation work, re-roofing, stripping down old slate, repair and replacement on rafters and timberwork, reuse existing slate and additional salvaged slate. Insulation on some units natural Holtzflex wood fibre, others in Rockwool. Installation of old cast iron and new Velux skylights. Rebuild or re-plaster chimneys with conservation hidden flashing. Replace original ridge tiles embedded in lime mortar.
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RESTORATION IN PROGRESS