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Strachur Kirk

A Category B Listed Building in Strachur, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1683 / 56°10'5"N

Longitude: -5.0686 / 5°4'7"W

OS Eastings: 209576

OS Northings: 701530

OS Grid: NN095015

Mapcode National: GBR 00.H7BV

Mapcode Global: WH1K2.37M5

Entry Name: Strachur Kirk

Listing Date: 20 July 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352182

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18178

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Strachur

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Cowal

Parish: Strachur

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

1787. Georgian. Oblong. Old graveslabs built into walls. Thinly rendered. Skew-gabled. Slated roof. Tiled crested ridge. Band - courses. Oculus and round-headed windows at each end. Central pavilion on S. side surmounted by belfry (ogee stone roof on square piers). Interior: Open timber roof. Gallery including Strachur loft. Grave slab of General John Campbell.

Statement of Interest

In ecclesiastical use. Renovated 1903. Near site of St Glastain's Chapel. Strachur (Kilmaglass) was disjoined from Lochgoilhead and joined to Strathlachan (Kilmory) 1650.

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