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St. Patrick’s Church of Ireland

  •   The Cloney, Glenarm, BT44 0AB

Earliest known example of Strawberry Hill Gothic in Ireland. Nave, chancel and vestry, large square tower with stone spire. Enclosed porch with fish-scale slate pitched roof at base of tower. Most of church is roughcast render. Basalt on porch and sandstone dressing on some windows and entrance.

Stone Information

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  • Stonework Construction:
    Regular-coursed rock-faced
  • Stonework Condition:
    Where visible, basalt stonework is in good condition. Some sandstone blocks show evidence of loss of surface detail.
  • 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:
    S.P. Close
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