Roofshield®, one of the world’s highest performing pitched roofing underlays has been selected to provide superior quality protection for one of our most beautiful historic royal palaces.
Hillsborough Castle is the official residence of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and all members of The Royal Family including the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland. Historic Royal Palaces set out an ambitious program of works comprising major renovations, the addition of two new visitors centres and a host of smaller operational buildings. Total costs for the project were circa £20 million.
Penrose Roofing 2014 were awarded the roofing contract including all lead work and rainwater disposals. The contract comprised of thirteen number individual roofs, with the primary coverings ranging from new Welsh Natural Slate, Canadian Glendyne Natural Slate, and with some roofs stripped re-using the existing natural slates, making up the shortfall with salvaged Welsh Slate.