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Kirkton of Craig, Kirk Tower House

A Category A Listed Building in Montrose and District, Angus

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.6929 / 56°41'34"N

Longitude: -2.4854 / 2°29'7"W

OS Eastings: 370369

OS Northings: 755785

OS Grid: NO703557

Mapcode National: GBR VX.VGS8

Mapcode Global: WH8RQ.S1PJ

Entry Name: Kirkton of Craig, Kirk Tower House

Listing Date: 11 June 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 336295

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4979

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Craig

County: Angus

Electoral Ward: Montrose and District

Parish: Craig

Traditional County: Angus

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Description

Aisled oblong with 80 ft. high west tower showing
transitional detail. Rubble (formerly harled) and
slate. Arcaded interior. 1799. Earliest Gothic Revival
church to be built in Scotland.Disused.

Statement of Interest

Formerly Craig Parish Church. No longer in ecclesiastical use.

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