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Church Of Scotland Manse, Shieldaig

A Category B Listed Building in Wester Ross, Strathpeffer and Lochalsh, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.5246 / 57°31'28"N

Longitude: -5.6495 / 5°38'58"W

OS Eastings: 181584

OS Northings: 854146

OS Grid: NG815541

Mapcode National: GBR D8FT.WJP

Mapcode Global: WH092.640D

Plus Code: 9C9PG9F2+R6

Entry Name: Church Of Scotland Manse, Shieldaig

Listing Name: Shieldaig Kirkburn (Former Church of Scotland Manse)

Listing Date: 25 March 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330710

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB435

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Applecross

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Wester Ross, Strathpeffer and Lochalsh

Parish: Applecross

Traditional County: Ross-shire

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Description

Thomas Telford, 1825-27. Single storey H-plan Parliamentary manse, harled with contrasting painted margins. Centre doorway now window, new entrance slapped in south gable (replacing window); 12-pane glazing; twin ridge stacks; slate roof. Simple later cast-iron railings on low retaining wall to west frontage; high coped rubble garden wall elsewhere.

Statement of Interest

Shieldaig was first "quod sacra" parish to be established for Parliamentary Church, in 1833 (ie, separated from Applecross parish Parliamentary church of 1825-27 replaced by later building.

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