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Eastriggs Village, St John's Episcopal Church

A Category B Listed Building in Dornock, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.985 / 54°59'6"N

Longitude: -3.181 / 3°10'51"W

OS Eastings: 324523

OS Northings: 566242

OS Grid: NY245662

Mapcode National: GBR 6B7S.3S

Mapcode Global: WH6Y8.3YJS

Entry Name: Eastriggs Village, St John's Episcopal Church

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334939

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3787

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dornock

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Parish: Dornock

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Designed under superintendence of Raymond Unwin, but possibly
by Geoffrey Lucas. Dated 1917. Church in Arts and Crafts
tradition, with large squat pyramidal-roofed 3-stage square
tower. Snecked, red bullfaced ashlar; mostly round-headed
openings except aisles, some with deeply splayed reveals;
some slit openings; aisle windows cusped-headed lights in
rectangular panels. Tower at E end of S aisle with openings
to each level and each face (louvred at top); set-off below
eaves at angles; with swept-roofed and louvred dormers; main
roof swept over aisles between tower and gabled porch at W
end (latter reaches to main eaves level):
2 recessed doors below 3-light window in W gable; gabled N
transept; circular window on E gable high above datestone,
both set within tall, narrow, round-arched panel. Slate
roofs.
Interior: aisle arcades semi-circular (brick) arches on
paired circular (red ashlar) columns, latter with flat
cushion capitals; barrel-vaulted roof with some ornamental
plasterwork. Gallery at W over baptistry.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such.

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