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Sketrick Castle

  •   Sketrick Island, Killinchy, BT23 6QH

Remains of 4 storey tower, now only NE corner remains to full height. Very little remains of West and South walls. Few sandstone blocks on East doorway. First door arch on East face has had complete sandstone replacement

Stone Information

  • Stone Type Category :
  • Primary Stone:
  • Secondary Stone:
  • Replacement Stone:
  • Stonework Construction:
    Un-coursed rubble
  • 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

  • Building Type:
  • Date of construction:
    Late Medieval
  • Listing:
  • HB/SMR Ref:
  • 2nd survey by EHS: