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Book TitleIreland's Court Houses
Chapter TitleKilkenny Court House
Book EditorBurns, Paul ; O'Connor, Ciaran ; O'Riordan, Colum
PublisherThe Irish Architectural Archive
Contentphotos, text
Note(s)This historic courthouse was built over the remains of the 13th century Grace's castle and a 16th century gaol. The contemporary extension includes an atrium which acts as an intermediary between the old and new buildings and serves as a public entrance.
Subject(s)municipal buildings ; courthouses ; Georgian ; castles ; history ; towns ; additions ; renovation ; historic buildings ; architectural heritage ; prisons ; atriums
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