Tullamore Court House
Tullamore, Co Offaly.
Dates from the 19th century
Owners: Offaly County Council
Architect: Newman Mulligan & Associates:
Conservation Engineer: Chris Southgate
Contractor: Purcell Construction
Sub contractor: The OldBuilders Company : Lime rendering, roof parapets, some interior walls, other works.
Other Sub Contractors: refer to Purcell's
OldBuilders Job Description: A large fire in the 1920's resulted in extensive damage to the building and to stonework on roof parapets, some of this stone work was repaired in 1920's with poured concrete, and old stonework was plastered with Portland cement, so now exists areas of original stone and areas of poured concrete. Remedial repairs to be carried out include, after removal of hard inappropriate cement render repairs to stone works, installation of stainless steel expanded metal reinforcements, Portland cement repairs to existing cementatius areas. Lime mortar plaster work to all original stone areas.
Some interior plasterworks, finished to skim coat (lime and silica sand).
restoration works by oldbuilders