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Carnegie Library, Falls Road

  •   Falls Road, Belfast

Edwardian Renaissance style 2 storey with attic building in brick with sandstone dressings. Classical cornice and pedimented gables to end blocks with balustraded eaves to 3 bay central block. Hipped slate roof with small cupola. Large front porch entrance over 3 bays with carved stone decoration.

Stone Information

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  • Stonework Construction:
    Plain ashlar
  • Stonework Condition:
    Sandstone blockwork is in reasonable condition but with some evidence of isolated stone block deterioration and surface loss through scaling, flaking and granular disintegration. Heavy soiling.
  • Condition Assessment (QUB):
    Stage 2 – Section specific remedial action is required but the extent of intervention should be limited because of the lack of distant involvement within façade boundaries.
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Architect Information

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  • Date of construction:
  • Architect:
    Watt & Tulloch
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