Survey Data

Reg No

21305302


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Architectural Artistic Historical Social


Original Use

Folly


Date

1840 - 1850


Coordinates

45173, 99338


Date Recorded

05/11/2005


Date Updated

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Description

Freestanding square-plan single-bay single-storey over raised basement folly tower, built c. 1845, now ruinous. Stepped castellations to parapet wall with fragments of original slate-hanging to inner face of parapet. Red sandstone rubble walls with ashlar quoins, corbelled parapet on ashlar string course having corner skewbacks, red brick castellations to parapet wall and ashlar copings. Four round-headed openings at first floor with red brick arches and reveals, sills removed. Similar arched doorway now blocked up. Small window at ground floor also blocked up. Corner chimney breasts to two corners and plastered walls to interior. On a promontory at east side of entrance to Dingle Harbour.