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Rathmore Convent

  •   Kingsway, Belfast

Two storey Italianate style house on an ‘L’ plan. Tuscan columned porch over central entrance with balustraded balcony over. Tall stone chimneys. East side has a central 2 storey bay window. North side has a smaller 2 storey wing extending off, 2/3rd height of main building forming dog-leg in plan.

Stone Information

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  • Stonework Construction:
    Regular-coursed rock-faced
  • Stonework Condition:
    Primary stone is in good condition with no significant evidence of deterioration. Sandstone shows some evidence of surface loss primarily through granular disintegration and occasional flaking.
  • 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:
    Lanyon, Lynn & Lanyon
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