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The Lake House in The Irish Times

The Irish Times Magazine, May 2015

Creating a sea side home on a site that is mostly covered in water and is in a special conservation area was a challenge. The only way to go was up.

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A Fresh Angle on Architecture

The Sunday Irish Times, September 2014

The Lake House featured in the Sunday Irish Times

Carnivan House on the Irish coast

The Gloss Interiors, Spring 2014

Approached by a small coastal road from the Wexford village of Fethard on Sea, Carnivan House sits on a breathtaking site on Baginbun Head, bounded on three sides by cliffs and sea.

AAI Awards 2012

The Irish Times, November 2012

AAI Awards winners anounced in The Irish Times.

The House on Mount Anville awarded for its elegance and vibrant brick walls.

Meet the A Team

The Sunday Times, 29 January 2012

Aesthetics need not go out the window when it comes to building an eco-friendly house, finds Niall Toner.

Open House Special

The Sunday Times, 25 September 2011

This year's Open House shows that someone who is trained in design can find solutions that work with tight budgets and small spaces.

10 Essential to dos before you buy a Period Property

Ireland Homes & Interiors, July 2011

We define period properties as properties built prior to 1919.

Let there be light

Irish Times Magazine, February 2010

After 20 years of living in a gloomy Victorian house, this family decided it was time for a makeover.

AAI Awards 2010

Dartmouth Square, Dublin 6

This project is for an extension to the rear of a Victorian house on the north side of Dartmouth Square.

AAI Awards 2009

3 Houses, Cong

The site for these houses, in a coniferous forest of 150 acres planted over fifty years by the clients’ family, has a southerly aspect overlooking Lough Corrib.

Awards Celebrate Irish Architecture

The Irish Times, April 2009

Among the others, one of the most intriguing was Aughey O’Flaherty’s  three houses for three sister, set in the contours of rising ground  overlooking Lough Corrib, near Cong.

Leap of Faith

Build Your Own House and Home, 2007

Despite having an architect in the family the Co Fermanagh Callaghan’s were still unsure about the design of their modern home until the day they moved in.  Now they love it, as did the judges in an architectural competition who bestowed it with a design award.

Farmyard at Roslea, County Fermanagh

A Kildare Perspective, 2007

Creating an external space by the use of existing buildings

Galway County Council

Design Guidelines for the Single Rural House Extracts, January 2007

These guidelines were developed over the previous two years with the  assistance of the RIAI Western Group of Architects and the Galway  Architects & Engineers Group.

The Transformation of a Victorian House in Rathmines, Dublin

House, Autumn-Winter 2005/2006

The couple purchased this large three-storey Victorian House in Rathmines because they were attracted by the large south-facing rear garden and its beautiful Victorian features.

Best Building in the Landscape

Irish Architecture Awards 2005

House at Roslea, Co Fermanagh

Client: Joanne and Tommy Callaghan
Architect: Aughey O’Flaherty Architects

Home, Home on the Range

Grand Designs Magazine, August 2005

It's long, low and barrel-vaulted. But that's where the similarity with  vernacular architecture ends – the Callaghan's home in Northern Ireland  is spankingly modern.

Award-winning Architects Go Public with Buildings for Everyone

The Sunday Tribune, June 2005

In terms of architecture, Ireland is currently a country of two halves.

Winners that offer a feast of pizzazz

The Sunday Times, June 2005

Mark Keenan applauds a new wave of Irish architects who are achieving recognition for their fresh design ideas, even among the traditional and established critics.

Room With A View

House, Spring/Summer 2005

When Thomas and Joanne Callaghan decided to build their family home on this elevated site, they wanted to make the most of the stunning views over the rolling hills of County Fermanagh.

Ensure a Rosy Future for You & Your Garden

Irish Independent, April 2005

Did you know that your garden or outdoor space can significantly enhance your quality of life and your health?

International Perspective

Irish Arts Review, Autum 2003

The International Style in Ireland as exemplified by Desmond Fitzgerald’s elegant terminal building at Dublin Airport (1936), is more usually associated with the great public buildings of the early 20th century than with contemporary housing.

Return of the pariah

The Sunday Times, April 2004

The bungalow, usually derided as the environmentalist’s worst nightmare, is being reinvented by architects who want to combine style with practicality.

House at Ballagh, Bushy Park, Galway

Irish Architect, April 2003

The house is located on an elevated sloping site with views to the north over Lough Corrib and Galway City.