Project Description

Belvedere College, Dublin 1 – Renovation and Conservation Works

In September 2013 Kelbuild Ltd. was awarded the project of Renovation and Conservation of Belvedere House, Dublin. Belvedere House, a four-storey building, is one of the largest renovation projects on a protected structure in Ireland.

The main works included:

  • Structural Upgrade of all floors and ceilings
  • Repairs to the stonework and railings on the facade
  • Fireproofing upgrades
  • Cleaning, stabilisation and decoration of the plaster work on the decorative ceilings
  • Removal of partitions on second floor to revert back to original space plan
  • Upgrade of joinery on doors, frames, skirtings and picture rails
  • Refurbishment or replacement of windows
  • Fitting of kitchen in basement

Client: Belvedere College, No. 6, Great Denmark Street, Dublin 1

RKD Architects, 59 Northumberland Rd, Dublin 4.
David Slattery Conservation Architects, Clonskeagh, Dublin 6.

Quantity Surveyor: Brendan Merry & Partners, I.P.C. House, 35 – 39, Shelbourne Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

Duration: 13 months