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Former Parish Church, Whiting Bay, Arran

A Category C Listed Building in Ardrossan and Arran, North Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4951 / 55°29'42"N

Longitude: -5.0941 / 5°5'38"W

OS Eastings: 204647

OS Northings: 626714

OS Grid: NS046267

Mapcode National: GBR FGS5.Z9Y

Mapcode Global: WH1NB.Q4GR

Plus Code: 9C7PFWW4+29

Entry Name: Former Parish Church, Whiting Bay, Arran

Listing Name: Isle of Arran, Whiting Bay, Former Parish Church

Listing Date: 8 August 1995

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 338489

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB6787

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200338489

Location: Kilbride

County: North Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran

Parish: Kilbride

Traditional County: Buteshire

Tagged with: Church building

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Dated 1873. Rectangular-plan, simple Gothic, former church. Snecked cream rubble sandstone, ashlar dressings, slate roof. Base course, buttresses and finialled diagonal buttresses, ashlar-coped skews, bellcote to apex of front gable. Tall pointed windows some with original Y-traceried border glazing.

FRONT ELEVATION: 2-leaf panelled door to centre with pointed fanlight, moulded doorpiece and hoodmould flanked by buttresses, window to left and right, window above.

LEFT RETURN ELEVATION: single storey vestry to left, 2 windows and buttresses to right.

RIGHT RETURN ELEVATION: 3 windows and buttresses.

INTERIOR: not seen.

Statement of Interest

This church is no longer in ecclesiastical use.

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