2019 Shortlist

View the Building & Architect of the Year Awards 2019 finalists below.

View the 2019 winners here.

Building of the Year

One Molesworth Street - Henry J Lyons (winner)

Outstanding Contribution to Architecture

Sheila O’Donnell & John Tuomey of O’Donnell + Tuomey (recipients)

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Architectural Practice of the Year

Henry J Lyons (winner)

Building of the Year - Commercial

  • Building2 MOD1 - PM Group
  • Project Warehouse & Showrooms N3 - Desiun Architects (winner)
  • Waters Technologies, Wexford - O'Driscoll Lynn Architects

Building of the Year - Educational

  • An Ríocht, Scoil Chríost Rí - Drake Hourigan Architects (winner)
  • RCSI Smurfit Building, Beaumont Hospital - McCauley Daye O’Connell Architects

Building of the Year - Office (Large)

  • 1 SJRQ - Henry J Lyons
  • 13-18 City Quay - Henry J Lyons
  • Capital Dock - O'Mahony Pike Architects (winner)

​Building of the Year - Leisure

  • Cé Ráth Maoláin - McCabe Architects (winner)
  • The Devlin Hotel - Lawrence and Long Architects
  • The Lucky Duck, Dublin - Pure Fitout

Building of the Year - Medical & Health

  • ABon Secours Care Village - O'Connell Mahon Architects
  • Dunmore Wing Palliative Care & Wards, University Hospital Waterford – Wejchert Architects
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda ED, Operating & Wards – Wejchert Architects
  • Our Lady’s Hospice Palliative Care Facility - Reddy Architecture & Urbanism (winner)
  • RCSI Smurfit Building, Beaumont Hospital - McCauley Daye O’Connell Architects
  • St Mary’s Primary Care Centre - Avanti Architects

Building of the Year - Office (Medium)

  • 5 Harcourt Road - Scott Tallon Walker Architects
  • Gardens International Limerick 2030 - Carr Cotter Naessens Architects & Denis Byrne Architects
  • Jaguar Land Rover - O'Neill O'Malley - Architecture + Project Management
  • Navigation Square - Henry J Lyons
  • One Molesworth Street - Henry J Lyons (winner)
  • Scot's Church, Abbey Street - McCauley Daye O’Connell Architects

Building of the Year - Office (Small)

  • CDE Global HQ - ARCEN (winner)
  • Office for Sport Ireland - Cooney Architects
  • The Lennox Building - Mahoney Architecture
  • Waterways House - Smith + Kennedy Architects
  • Woodland Office - Andrew O'Brien Architects

Building of the Year - Public

  • Cé Ráth Maoláin - McCabe Architects (winner)
  • Dunmore Wing Palliative Care & Wards, University Hospital Waterford – Wejchert Architects
  • Newbridge Farm Courtyard Visitor Facilities - Fingal County Council
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda ED, Operating & Wards – Wejchert Architects

Building Refurbishment for a Single Building or Development

  • 32 Molesworth Street - Reddy Architecture and Urbanism
  • Adelaide Chambers - Broadstone Architects (winner)
  • Building2 MOD1 - PM Group
  • Café en Seine - MILLIMETRE DESIGN
  • Engine Lease Finance - O'Neill O'Malley - Architecture + Project Management
  • Kingdom 1795 - Style So Simple
  • Office for Sport Ireland - Cooney Architects
  • Oracle Block A, East Point Business Park, Dublin - Meehan Associates
  • The Dingle Skellig Hotel - Meitheal Architects

Conservation Award for a Single Building Development

  • Office for Sport Ireland - Cooney Architects (winner)
  • Sandymount Cottage - Divine Design
  • The Fleet Street Hotel - NODA Architects

Excellence in Education & Training

  • Foundation Programme - School of Architecture, UCD
  • Interior Architecture Programme - Department of Architecture, Cork Institute of Technology (winner)

House Extension Refurbishment

  • 321 Clontarf Road - Brennan Furlong Architects & Urban Planners
  • 4 Haven Hill, Kinsale - Conneely Wessels Architects
  • Brick Extension in Frankfield - Cook Architects
  • Contemporary Home, Rathnure - Joe Fallon Architectural Design
  • Cottage House, Wexford - O’Driscoll Lynn Architects
  • Family Home, Drumcondra - Optimise Design
  • Kearney House - Broadstone Architects (winner)
  • Sandymount Cottage - Divine Design

Housing Project of the Year

  • Capital Dock - O'Mahony Pike Architects
  • Opus 6 Hanover Quay - McCauley Daye O’Connell Architects (winner)
  • Point Campus - Reddy Architecture and Urbanism
  • Stoneleigh, Craddockstown - C+W O’Brien Architects

Single House Building of the Year

  • House in Carrickmines - Lisa Wynne Architect
  • House on a Hill - PAC Studio
  • House overlooking Lough Foyle - Marshall McCann Architects (winner)