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Echt Parish Church

A Category A Listed Building in Echt, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1412 / 57°8'28"N

Longitude: -2.4327 / 2°25'57"W

OS Eastings: 373911

OS Northings: 805667

OS Grid: NJ739056

Mapcode National: GBR X6.N1KQ

Mapcode Global: WH8PF.LRSW

Entry Name: Echt Parish Church

Listing Date: 16 April 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334157

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3152

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Echt

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Westhill and District

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

William & Andrew Clerk (?) 1804. Gothick. 4-window
rectangle harled with margins, original glazing with
fluted centre pilaster, high piend roof. 3-bay west front,
centre bay advanced with elliptical window, curved gablet,
bellcote. Later session house. Interior: original gallery
with coats of arms on doric columns; laird's pew with
balustraded top; St. Machar-type ceiling, pulpit, lectern
and communion table, Dr. Wm. Kelly 1930.
Stainbank bell 1868.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical bulding in use as such.

Details very similar to the Church of Skene whose design

was virtually reproduced at Crathie (1804) the memorial

stone of which recorded William and Andrew Clerk as

architects.

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