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Martin Memorial

  •   Clay Road, Shrigley, Down, BT30 9PN

An octagonal arcade of round-headed arches, carried on columns with Ruskinian foliated capitals, surrounds the central shaft which incorporates a drinking fountain. Above this is a square tower supported by 8 flying buttresses springing from pinnacles, on each face is a triple pointed opening, divided by small foliate capitalled columns. Above these, large circular oculi in which the clocks (now gone) 4 faces were. Tower surmounted by acute angled gable pediments with s-lobed ogee centre pieces. 4 corner pinnacles, crocket now missing. Pyramidal roof terminating in ornate cresting

Stone Information

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    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:
    Timothy Hevey
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