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St. Simon’s Church of Ireland

  •   Donegall Road, Belfast

Gothic style church. Main face has a slightly projecting ground floor with large rounded arch doorway at each end and 3 rounded arch lancet windows in between. Above projecting section are 3 similar windows, central taller, outer 2 with a circular window above. Tower in SE corner, crow-stepped castellation and slated spire. Paired lancet vents to belfry with pillars.

Stone Information

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    Plain ashlar
  • Stonework Condition:
    Sandstone dressing is in reasonably good condition with minimal evidence of block deterioration apart from a little surface roughening.
  • 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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