Cathal Crimmins Architect

Over a 20 year period we have collaborated with design teams, specialist consultants in the field of regeneration, urban renewal, heritage management on a wide range of conservation based projects in the residential, cultural, educational, commercial and social sectors.

With award winning Architects HKR Cathal Crimmins architects provided all the conservation services, including conservation reports for planning, in the restoration of the 18th century terrace of buildings on D’Olier Street Dublin formerly occupied by the Irish Times. Conversion of a 19th century Mill to a religious centre was also carried out with HKR.


  • with ELM Architects
    All Hallows College is undergoing extensive refurbishment of the early 18th Century Edward Lovatt Pearse building  and later Victorian buildings at All Hallows College, Drumcondra, Dublin. Recent Planning Applications and Section 5 Declarations have been successful.
  • with BKD Architects
    Many projects including Mill buildings at Grand Canal Street and protected structures in Dundrup including an inventory of all properties in Dundrum Centre.
    Presently working with them on St Francis Hospice, a protected structure in Raheny and a conversion of a mill.
  • with NMA Architects
    Planning permission received for the conversion of a former protected clothing factory to housing in Limerick, conversion of the Redemptorist Monastery, Limerick to apartments and the refurbishement of Fitzwilliam Street Georgian houses.
    Recent consultancy include report on the erection of a contemporary house in an Architectural Conservation Area and the extension and alterations to a protected mews, Dublin
  • with OMS Architects
    Conversion of the monastery at Mount Argus to apartments and the erection of a hotel adjoining a protected structure on Dublin’s quays.
  • Conservetion advise to interior designers Kingston Lafferty on an 18th century house in Mount Pleasant Square.
  • with Downey McConville Architects
    Consultant to the adaption of cramped early 19th century city centre housing to modern standards.
  • with Andrew Nugent Associates Quantity Surveyors
    Conservation advice on repairs to educational buildings at University College Dublin.
  • for Andre Wejchert and Partners
    Cathal Crimmins Architects collaborated with client, architects and the Conservation officer in determining the significance of the buildings at Clongowes Wood College and the refurbishment of some of the buildings including the Infirmary.
  • with Murray O’Leary Architects
    Restoration work to Woodlawn, County Galway, a protected country house.
  • for Watts Consultancy
    Appraisal of conservation works carried out to a the 19th century Richmond Hospital, Dublin protected structure.
  • for Eamonn McCann Architect
    Conservation of a mid terrace house to part of a hotel Leixlip, County Kildare.
  • consultant to Pembroke McDonnell property consultants
    Advising on protected structures on Wellington Road, Vico Road and Baggot Street Dublin.
  • with Martin Meehan Architect and Michael Mohan Architects
    Conversion of 19th century church to a Credit Union.
  • in collaboration with Ken Meehan Architect
    The former protected Fire station and adjoining buildings at Buckingham Street, Dublin.
  • with McCabe Durney Planning Consultants
    Conservation works to the protected former Guinness houses at Knockmaroon Dublin, and the Marina at Greystones, County Wicklow.
  • in association with Paul Brazil
    Report on early modern house in Kildare.
  • in association with O’Mhuie Smyth Architects
    Report for planning on a South Dublin large detached Victorian House.
  • in association with Mayo County Council
    Conservation report, and Conservation Architect to Courthouse restoration and extension.