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Arrochar, Old Parish Church

A Category B Listed Building in Arrochar, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1947 / 56°11'40"N

Longitude: -4.7481 / 4°44'53"W

OS Eastings: 229589

OS Northings: 703629

OS Grid: NN295036

Mapcode National: GBR 0D.FMBJ

Mapcode Global: WH2L5.1K9F

Entry Name: Arrochar, Old Parish Church

Listing Date: 14 May 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331257

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB825

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Arrochar

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Lomond North

Parish: Arrochar

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

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Description

Dated 1733. Fragmentary remains of former parish church in grounds of present church. Rubble with harl-pointing; ashlar margins and dressings; chamfered reveals; rectangular-plan now with S and W wall fragments standing; round-headed windows; quoin strips.

S WALL: wall surviving just to arch head of round-headed, slightly battered door, scrolled console keystone.

W WALL: originally symmetrical with round-headed windows flanking tripartite entrance of door with elliptical 1733 datestone, flanking oculi (door blocked).

Statement of Interest

The parish church is listed separately.

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