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Old Church of St John, burial ground excluding scheduled monument SM90095, Kirkton of Deskford

A Category A Listed Building in Keith and Cullen, Moray

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6422 / 57°38'31"N

Longitude: -2.8244 / 2°49'27"W

OS Eastings: 350885

OS Northings: 861660

OS Grid: NJ508616

Mapcode National: GBR M8DJ.6WC

Mapcode Global: WH7KS.L58R

Entry Name: Old Church of St John, burial ground excluding scheduled monument SM90095, Kirkton of Deskford

Listing Date: 22 February 1972

Last Amended: 24 April 2018

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333091

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2209

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Deskford

County: Moray

Electoral Ward: Keith and Cullen

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

Coped rubble walled burial ground with 18th, 19th and 20th century tombstones. Paired square ashlar piers flank the north entrance with moulded flat caps; pair simple cast-iron spearhead gates. The Old Church of St John is a scheduled monument (see separate designation record).

Statement of Interest

In accordance with Section 1 (4A) of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997 the following is excluded from the listing: scheduled monument SM90095 (see separate designation record).

Statutory address, changed from Kirkton of Deskford, Old Church of St John and burial ground to Old Church of St John, burial ground excluding scheduled monument SM90095, Kirkton of Deskford.

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