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Free Church, Glenurquhart

A Category C Listed Building in Aird and Loch Ness, Highland

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Latitude: 57.3388 / 57°20'19"N

Longitude: -4.5095 / 4°30'34"W

OS Eastings: 249053

OS Northings: 830370

OS Grid: NH490303

Mapcode National: GBR H97B.34B

Mapcode Global: WH3FS.PSTW

Plus Code: 9C9Q8FQR+G5

Entry Name: Free Church, Glenurquhart

Listing Name: Glenurquhart, Free Church

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 348502

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15001

Building Class: Cultural

Also known as: Loch Ness Free Church, Glenurquhart

ID on this website: 200348502

Location: Urquhart and Glenmoriston

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness

Parish: Urquhart And Glenmoriston

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Dated 1844. Simple rectangular church reduced in height after

damage by fire of circa 1960 and subsequent restoration.

Harled with contrasting striated red sandstone ashlar margins. Symmetrical 6-bay S elevation with square-headed entrances in

outer bays, and 4 regularly spaced pointed-headed windows with

blocked imposts; similar windows in N elevation and in centre

of each return gable. Multi-pane glazing. Gable apex finials;

slate roof.

Low coped front retaining wall with simple coped square piers

flanking centre and side entrances.

Interior; simple interior re-cast and divided into 3 areas,

entrance lobby, church and Minister's room. Church in centre

portion; octagonal pulpit with some cusped panelling.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such.

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