Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, TOWNSEND STREET (& MARK STREET), COUNTESS MARKIEVICZ HOUSE

Name: SIMMS, HERBERT GEORGE
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, TOWNSEND STREET (& MARK STREET), COUNTESS MARKIEVICZ HOUSE
Date: 1934-1936
Nature: 'A U-shaped galleried complex, ...it is a planar four-storey flat-roofed building of yellow brickw with extensive red-brick dressings...The long entrance front to Townsend Street has advanced terminal blocks and full-height tower-like portals...'.
Refs: Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 459, Pl.96.