The unassuming dwelling is reflective in form and scale of the traditional rural farmhouse that contributes to the character of rural Donegal. The design reflects these traditional characteristics but the detailing is executed in a contemporary manner.
The silhouette of the building is strong but simple. The linear plan is again, simple, honest and nestles unobtrusively into the site whilst maximising views, shelter and solar gain. Windows are placed strategically to capitalise on views and sunlight, the proportion of same echoing traditional openings. Quality materials are proposed through a solid conventional construction with a palette is reflective of the rural setting.