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Hillsborough Castle

  •   Hillsborough Castle, Hillsborough

Large Classical style house, L-shaped in plan. Portico with paired Ionic columns with pedimented main door onto courtyard on East face. South-central pedimented portico with 4 large Ionic columns. West face central projecting gable 3 bays long. Sash windows, occasionally pedimented. Hipped slate roof

Stone Information

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  • Stonework Construction:
    Regular-coursed plain ashlar
  • 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:
    R.F. Brettingham
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