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Architectural Information
  • Building type: Tower
  • Date of construction: 1865
  • Architect: Charles Lanyon
  • Listing: B+
  • HB/SMR Ref: HB24/11/031
  • 2nd Survey by EHS: Yes
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Scrabo Tower, Scrabo, Newtownards

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Scrabo Tower, Scrabo, Newtownards

Square Scottish Baronial tower with 4 corner turrets, 3 corbelled, and a fourth full height for spiral staircase. Motile storey with central conical corbelled roof. Steps lead up to a tall rounded arch doorway below plaque insert and coat of arms

Building Stone Information

Stone Type Category: Basalt
Primary Stone Type: Dolerite
Secondary Stone Type: Scrabo Sandstone
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Stonework Construction: Rough-coursed rock-faced rubble
Stonework Condition: Primary stone is in good condition with no significant evidence of deterioration. Sandstone shows some evidence of surface loss primarily through granular disintegration and bedding-plane erosion
Condition Assessment (QUB): 1


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