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Architectural Information
  • Building type: Gate Lodge/Screen
  • Date of construction: 1783
  • Architect: James Wyatt/James McBlain
  • Listing: B+
  • HB/SMR Ref: HB03/12/012
  • 2nd Survey by EHS: No
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Bishop's Gate, Mussenden Road, Downhill

County Londonderry

Bishop's Gate, Mussenden Road, Downhill

Classical style pedimented gate screen with 2 Doric columns and rounded arch opening with pilasters. Rounded arch pedestrian entrance in screen wall at right side, statue alcove on left (statue now gone). Gate lodge on right hand side with pointed arch doorway and rounded arch sash window either side. Vermiculated blocks round windows, corner pinnacles and rounded pillars on corners

Building Stone Information

Stone Type Category: Buff-Pink Sandstone
Primary Stone Type: Barony Glen Sandstone
Secondary Stone Type: Ballycastle Sandstone
Other Stone Type: Basalt
Replacement Stone Type:
Stonework Construction: Plain ashlar
Stonework Condition: Stonework is in good general condition with minimal evidence of deterioration through some surface roughening of isolated sandstone blocks. Weathering of some decorative stonework has resulted in loss of definition.
Condition Assessment (QUB): 2


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