History in Structure

Kilespikeral Old Parish Church, Taynuilt

A Category B Listed Building in Oban North and Lorn, Argyll and Bute

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 56.4289 / 56°25'44"N

Longitude: -5.2368 / 5°14'12"W

OS Eastings: 200505

OS Northings: 731001

OS Grid: NN005310

Mapcode National: GBR FCGQ.D25

Mapcode Global: WH1HM.JNJW

Plus Code: 9C8PCQH7+H7

Entry Name: Kilespikeral Old Parish Church, Taynuilt

Listing Name: Muckairn Kirk Taynuilt

Listing Date: 20 July 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335984

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4702

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200335984

Location: Ardchattan and Muckairn

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Oban North and Lorn

Parish: Ardchattan And Muckairn

Traditional County: Argyllshire

Tagged with: Church building

Find accommodation in


1829. Gothick. Oblong. Coursed rubble. Skew-gabled. Slated
roof. Belfry. Band-courses. Pointed door-way and mullion-
and-transom latticed windows. Lower vestry.

Statement of Interest

Scheduled Monument

In ecclesiastical use. Originally a Parliamentary Church.

Nearby is ruin of Kilespickeril (Bishop Harold's Church)

seat of Diocese of Argyll from c.1200 until superseded

by Lismore 1236.

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.