Inis | Eonáin

Location: Ballycoghlan Co. Cork

Status: Completed


Inis Eonáin a  bespoke dwelling in the Cork countryside is modelled on a traditional farm house with emphasis placed on vernacular rural architecture. The Cork County Council planner’s report described the proposed design as follows;


“The house fits into the landscape, and is of high design quality, having emerged from a proper site analysis, and solid understanding of scale, proportions and form”


The proposed house was built to near passive standard with thermal mass provided by a concrete block structure wrapped in external insulation.  Expanses of southern glazing are set into a deep recess to provide shade and comfort. 



Architect in cork working on one-off house designs, cork architects riai awards highly commended. house of the year cork.