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Gleneagles Chapel, and Graveyard

A Category B Listed Building in Blackford, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.261 / 56°15'39"N

Longitude: -3.7286 / 3°43'43"W

OS Eastings: 293017

OS Northings: 708956

OS Grid: NN930089

Mapcode National: GBR 1M.9G9G

Mapcode Global: WH5PN.PWNM

Entry Name: Gleneagles Chapel, and Graveyard

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335822

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4547

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Blackford

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Strathallan

Parish: Blackford

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Description

Circa 1518/25. Small low crowstepped rectangle, 25' x
18' 2 chamfered square-headed windows S. wall, 1 door 1
window N. wall, all original; segment-headed W. door
with simple chamfer, perhaps slightly later; 2-light
E. window inserted at restoration of 1925-6 Reginald
Fairlie. Base of cross on E. gable 14th cent., relic
of previous chapel. Low walled fore court with big
richly detailed gatepiers of 1749 fluted Ionic
pilasters, urn finials and supporting scrolls brought
hither from old approach to house; Simple interior with
original roof partly repaired, similar to that of
Tullibardine Chapel, with slab to Malcolm Fleming +
1657, memorials otherwise modern. Graveyard contains
rusticated obelisk of wife of George Haldane + 1770,
slabs of 1686/1697 and 1701, and modern memorial to
Viscount Haldane of Cloan.

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