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Armagh Observatory

  •   College Hill, Armagh

Classical style 2 storey over basement, 3 bay square plan, double pile main house. Tuscan style porch with block parapet and cornice. Sash windows. Stepped quoins. Upper cornice and blocked parapet. Single storey wing to East leading to Observatory tower.

Stone Information

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  • Stonework Construction:
    Coursed rubble
  • Condition Assessment (QUB):
    Stage 1 – A façade in this condition will only require localised remedial treatment concentrating on individual blocks. Stage 1 classification may also indicate that no intervention is needed with only periodic re-assessment of the façade is recommended.
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Architect Information

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  • Architect:
    Francis Johnston
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