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Castle Chichester

  •   Whitehead

Remains of a tower House, 8.2 x 8.1m, approximately 11m high. Narrow windows on upper floors. Some window surrounds added by owner in 1991, corners also repaired. Builders: John Courtney of Ormeau Buildings Works, Belfast.

Stone Information

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  • Stonework Condition:
    Basalt field stones in generally good condition with some surface greening of the structure but no significant evidence of deterioration.
  • 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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  • Date of construction:
    Late Medieval
  • Architect:
    Not Assigned
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