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Latitude: 58.6225 / 58°37'20"N
Longitude: -3.2811 / 3°16'52"W
OS Eastings: 325692
OS Northings: 971215
OS Grid: ND256712
Mapcode National: GBR L58Y.7P0
Mapcode Global: WH6CL.KJSS
Plus Code: 9CCRJPC9+XH
Entry Name: Barrock Free Church
Listing Name: Dunnet Free Church Gate Piers and Enclosure Wall, Barrock
Listing Date: 28 November 1984
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332657
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1887
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Thurso and Northwest Caithness
Traditional County: Caithness
1844. Large rectangular double aisled church with 6-bay
flanks; all rendered and lined as ashlar, tooled ashlar
margins. Wide NE gabled 3-bay entrance front, with round
headed entrance and round-headed window above, in advanced
centre bay rising full height and terminating in shallow
pyramidal roof with simple apex finials. Round-headed windows
with multi-pane glazing flank entrance, with diminutive
blind round headed lancets above. Band course. Plain
rectangular fenestration in 6-bay side elevations; thick
wooden mullions and transoms and multi-pane glazing; single
blind window at NE; simple single storey, single bay
Minister's room at SE. Symmetrical paired gables at SW (rear)
with single window in each gable, glazed as in flanks,
with off-set diminutive blind vents above.
Gate piers; pair plain square rubble gate piers with simple
square caps. Coped drystone walled enclosure.
No longer in ecclesiastical use.
Built by communal effort. Roof at first with felt, but slated