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Blaich Church of Scotland

A Category C Listed Building in Fort William and Ardnamurchan, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.8437 / 56°50'37"N

Longitude: -5.1953 / 5°11'43"W

OS Eastings: 205210

OS Northings: 777020

OS Grid: NN052770

Mapcode National: GBR FBKM.M0H

Mapcode Global: WH1FQ.579X

Entry Name: Blaich Church of Scotland

Listing Date: 29 May 1985

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332401

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1692

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ardgour

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Fort William and Ardnamurchan

Parish: Ardgour

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

Dated 1817. Single storey, 3-bay north facing cottage converted
as church. Harled rubble with boulder footings. Centre
pointed-headed door with flanking pointed headed windows,
all probably altered to present form when building became
a church. 3 symmetrical windows in rear elevation, the outer
windows slapped for church. 4-pane glazing; end stacks;
slate roof.
Interior: simple interior, two thirds as church and small
room in eastern portion of building.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such. Unusual conversion Church sited in field overlooking Loch Eil.

Datestone probably moved to present position just right of

door, from above former flat-headed lintel. It reads:

18 A ML 17

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