RIAI Simon Open Door campaign 2024

A poster for the RIAI Simon Open Door campaign, which also shows an architect drawing a sketch and the Allan Curran Architects logo.

We’re excited to be participating …

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Merry Christmas

We would like to wish all our clients a Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year.

Our offices will close at 1.00pm on Thursday 22nd December and reopen at 9.30am on Thursday 05th January 2023

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Rural renovation near Kerrykeel, Co. Donegal

Have a sneak peek at our work-in-progress renovation near Kerrykeel here! While you’re here, be sure to give our Instagram a follow to keep up to …

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Christmas Opening Hours, 2020


Look out for each other and stay well.


Here at Allan Curran Architects we’ve entered the period of closure that most businesses are now facing. This is going to run for at least the next fortnight, …

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Irish Intercounties Surfing Championship – 50 year anniversary

This weekend sees the 50 year celebration of the Irish Intercounties Surfing Championship at Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal and while I didn’t arrive on the scene until year four I have great memories of the event and of its founder, the late Brian Britton.

I had known Brian and his brothers since …

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Allingham Arms Hotel, Bundoran

Under the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) we have been trawling through old files, before committing them to the shedder and we came across this old photograph of the Allingham Arms Hotel in Bundoran as it was back in the 60’s and 70’s.

It reminded us of the exciting times …

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Refurbishment and extension to family dwelling, Co. Leitrim

One of the most enjoyable aspects of our work is witnessing architecture make a family fall in love with their home again. This was our experience of a recent refurbishment and extension to a family dwelling in Co. Leitrim.

Everything about the pretty village of Leitrim, that attracted them twelve years …

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Refurbishment, renovation and extension to existing 1980’s dwelling located in Co. Fermanagh

Much of modern domestic architecture and especially those aspects associated with house extensions is based around two features – daylight and access to the patio (and the garden beyond). Both these aspects are designed to make the best of the little sunshine we get in Ireland. Actually, when we approached …

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