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Scour Valve House, Silent Valley Reservoir

  •   Silent Valley, Down

Situated in overflow channel of reservoir, this building takes the shape of a boat with stern facing East. Stone-clad sides with square classical building in centre and entrances North and South. Classical cornice and quoin stones. Rear of ‘boat’ has a classical pediment with date stone over large overflow archway

Stone Information

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    Random-coursed quarry-faced
  • 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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