England bowl Ireland out for 38 to win the four-day Test by 143 runs and avoid being on the end of a stunning upset.
England nine down with a lead of 181 despite nightwatchman Jack Leach playing the unlikely role of batting hero.
Tim Murtagh five-for snaps Joe Root and co. out of World Cup hangover, helps visitors seize control on Day 1 of one-off Test.
Zimbabwe level the T20 series against Ireland at 1-1 after Craig Ervine and Sean Williams steer the tourists to an eight-wicket victory.
Paul Stirling hit seven sixes and six fours in his unbeaten 83 off 36/
Ireland include potential Test debutants Mark Adair, Lorcan Tucker, Simi Singh and Craig Young in 14-man squad.