Goethe-Institut

 

Project Description:

The redevelopment of the Goethe-Institut’s Irish Headquarters in Dublin city centre, 1790 Georgian townhouse refurbished to its period glory in addition to welcoming the creation of a new garden and contemporary mews building which will hold the new language school.
The new building will showcase a new cultural/events space, a unique library and information service, and a German public cafe to cater for all enthusiasts of German culture.
The combined new and existing building is set to achieve a Building Energy Rating (BER) of A3 which will set a new standard for conservation projects in Georgian Dublin.

Location: 37 Merrion Sq, Dublin 2

Client: Bundesamt fuer Bauwesen und Raumordnung

Architect: Henchion-Reuter Architects

Quantity Surveyors: Messrs. Leonard & Williams

Structural Engineer: Brunner Consulting Engineers

Services Engineer: IN2 Engineering Design Partnership

Size: circa 3000m2

Value: €13 million

Duration: 31 months

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