• Dublin storeys: how two townhouses were brought back to life

    4 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    A pair of Regency homes in the Irish capital were restored and transformed - but they still have a tale to tell... Behind every historic facade lurks a tale of social and economic upheaval. Take those belching, satanic factories which once lined the waterways of Britain. Now many of these relics of the Industrial Revolution have been cleaned up and converted into apartments, and rebranded by estate agents as desirable waterside living. Or consider those grandiose Edwardian banks with their forests of fat stone columns and coffered ceilings, doomed by digital disruption to be turned from...
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