Manser Medal runner-up - Dowling House
Dowling house, Cultra, DownArchitect: Hackett + Hallwww.hackett-hall.comContract value: £240,000Photography by: Hackett + HallSited in a mature Victorian suburb, the building acts as a deep wall between forecourt and garden. There are framed views to garden trees and to the distant sea. A ‘public’ internal stair connects ground and first floor. ‘Backstage’ a more private stair connects all three floors.
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