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Latitude: 54.8995 / 54°53'58"N
Longitude: -3.6742 / 3°40'27"W
OS Eastings: 292734
OS Northings: 557373
OS Grid: NX927573
Mapcode National: GBR 2CSS.BF
Mapcode Global: WH5XG.J3LS
Plus Code: 9C6RV8XG+R8
Entry Name: Southwick Church
Listing Name: Southwick Parish Church (Church of Scotland)
Listing Date: 28 May 1981
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332335
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1646
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Colvend and Southwick
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Abbey
Parish: Colvend And Southwick
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
Tagged with: Church building
Peddie and Kinnear, architects. 1891. Romanesque/Early
English style church. Coursed granite with red sandstone
dressings, eaves band and quoins; squared buttresses to
T-plan church with apse, square squat tower over crossing
3-bay nave. Porch to SW corner with round-arched portal,
chevron and ball-moulded archivolt supported on nook shafts.
Double-leaf door. Nave windows single light with chamfered
margins. Transept windows 2-light with plate tracery;
7-window apse, round arched single lights. Squat tower with
bipartite louvred openings, corbelled parapet, plain spout
gargoyles, steep pyramidal roofs.
Sandstone skews and ridge, steeply pitched slate roofs.
Interior: aisleless 3-bay nave, sandstone chancel arch.
Stained glass to S gable and apse. Square marble font
supported on colonettes, hexagonal carved timber pulpit.
Ecclesiastical building in use as such.
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