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Latitude: 55.9337 / 55°56'1"N
Longitude: -3.5065 / 3°30'23"W
OS Eastings: 305981
OS Northings: 672211
OS Grid: NT059722
Mapcode National: GBR 1W.Z46G
Mapcode Global: WH5RJ.33HY
Entry Name: Uphall Kirk. (St. Nicholas
Listing Date: 22 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 347537
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB14235
Building Class: Cultural
County: West Lothian
Electoral Ward: Broxburn, Uphall and Winchburgh
Traditional County: West Lothian
Later 12th cent. Much altered. Originally consisted only
of aisleless Nave (with W. Tower) and Chancel. Rubble. Gabled.
Slated roof. Round-arched S. doorway. Chancel extended
15th cent; fore-stair dated 1644 to former Buchan loft.
Upper part of Tower has been rebuilt; belfry added 1878
(bell dated 1503). Lower part appropriated as burial place
of Earls of Buchan. Shairp of Houston Aisle added on S.
c.1620; barrel-vaulted. Additions on N: 1878. Plain interior:
Chancel arch has been removed.
In ecclesiastical use. 15th cent. font is at R.C. Church
Uphall Parish was originally called Strathbrock and was
practically co-extensive with the estate of Strathbrock.
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