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Latitude: 57.2306 / 57°13'50"N
Longitude: -4.474 / 4°28'26"W
OS Eastings: 250756
OS Northings: 818248
OS Grid: NH507182
Mapcode National: GBR H9BM.1D8
Mapcode Global: WH3GD.7JSB
Plus Code: 9C9Q6GJG+6C
Entry Name: Boleskine Parish Church
Listing Name: Boleskine Parish Church (Church of Scotland) and Burial Ground
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332602
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1846
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Boleskine and Abertarff
Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness
Parish: Boleskine And Abertarff
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
Tagged with: Church building
1777. Simple rectangular church, with long south facing
6-bay principal elevation. All grey granite rubble with tooled
rubble dressings. Doorways in each outer bay with double leaf
plank doors and rectangular fanlights. Pair round-headed
windows in bays 2 and 5, with 2 plain square headed in
centre; gallery windows in east and west gables; with small
later ground floor window in east gable lighting (later)
Minister's room. Multi-pane glazing.
Birdcage bellcote at west gable with moulded cornice topped
by ball finial; ball finial at east gable apex; flat skews;
Interior; simple interior re-cast in late 19th century (to
east). Wide panelled pulpit and Minister's desk. Gallery
across west end; plain pews.
Burial ground; roughly coped drystone walled square burial
ground encloses church; pair square tooled grey granite gate
piers with plain caps.
Ecclesiastical building in use as such. Church "...long and
narrow, resembling a barn more than a house meant for public
worship" (1835). Earlier church at Boleskine on Loch Ness
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