Diary of a door.
The original entrance door to the west wing of St. Munchins College, Limerick. (above)
Sketch design for the new entrance door - glass and wood. (above)
Architectural drawing of the new front door - seamless glass surround with solid iroko timber portal; iroko door leafs with glass panels and semi circular iroko handle. (above)
The finished door! (above)
The door frames are hidden within the iroko portal surround which is structurally supported by a steel box frame fixed to the existing ring beam foundation beneath. Seamless glass surrounding the solid timber portal allows light to flood into the newly refurbished entrance foyer