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Lourdes RC Church

  •   Whitehead

Irish Romanesque hall with pitched slate roof. Recessed brick arched entrance with Giffnock Sandstone columns on South Face, and porch entrance in East Face and vestry. Round tower at South-East corner.

Stone Information

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  • Stonework Construction:
    Random-coursed rock-faced
  • Stonework Condition:
    Basalt stonework (and brickwork detailing) in good condition with some localised areas of greening. Some evidence of surface roughening on sandstone detailing.
  • 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.
  • OS Irish Grid (Easting):
  • OS Irish Grid (Northing):

Architect Information

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  • Date of construction:
  • Architect:
    E & J Byrne
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  • 2nd survey by EHS: