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Douglas Village Bell's Wynd, Douglas Heritage Museum (Former St Sophia's Episcopal Church)

A Category B Listed Building in Douglas, South Lanarkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5584 / 55°33'30"N

Longitude: -3.8477 / 3°50'51"W

OS Eastings: 283553

OS Northings: 630961

OS Grid: NS835309

Mapcode National: GBR 14K5.S9

Mapcode Global: WH4RY.VKY7

Entry Name: Douglas Village Bell's Wynd, Douglas Heritage Museum (Former St Sophia's Episcopal Church)

Listing Date: 12 January 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332059

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1454

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Douglas

County: South Lanarkshire

Electoral Ward: Clydesdale South

Parish: Douglas

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Dated 1706. 2-storey, 4-bay rubble-built house with chamfered
reveals. Interior walls removed and converted to a church.
Entrance on east wall, dated lintel with Latin inscription
below square panel with crown. Door on Bell's Wynd now a
window. Crowstepped gables and ball finials. Later Chancel
extension at south. Flat-roofed modern extension at south
east corner. Slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Built as school.

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