Selected: CO. CORK, CORK, SOUTH MALL, NO. 005 (GRESHAM LIFE ASSURANCE CO.)
|Name:||WALKER, ROBERT |
|Building:||CO. CORK, CORK, SOUTH MALL, NO. 005 (GRESHAM LIFE ASSURANCE CO.)|
|Nature:||New offices being erected on site of Royal Exchange Assurance Co. building.. Youghal brick faced with Bridgwater brick with a large proportion of local limestone dressings; style 'a free treatment of the Renaissance'. 3 storeys. Bold granite columns. Oriel window in gable. Bas relief portrait of Sir Thomas Gresham.|
Architect 42, 9 Aug 1889, suppl.p.1; IB 31, 1 Nov 1889, 267; Roger Herlihy, A Walk through the South Parish (Cork: Red Abbey Publications, 2010), 63-64(illus.).