Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BERESFORD STREET, HOUSING SCHEME

Name: MCCARTHY, CHARLES JAMES
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BERESFORD STREET, HOUSING SCHEME
Date: 1912-1916
Nature: Housing scheme consisting of 147 3-roomed houses (£165 each) and 34 2-roomed houses (£120 each) on Church St and Beresford St for Dublin Corporation. Tenders invited, Dec 1914. Work started Aug 1915. Contractor: A. Frazer & Co., Lr Gloucester St. Estimated outlay £43,300.
Refs: Building News 103, 19 Jul 1912, 95; 110, 5 Apr 1916, 344(illus.);  Freeman's Journal, 4,6 Jul,31 Dec 1914;   IB 58, 25 Nov 1916, 595;  Irish Times, 31 Dec 1914.