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Latitude: 55.3164 / 55°18'59"N
Longitude: -5.6411 / 5°38'27"W
OS Eastings: 169066
OS Northings: 608520
OS Grid: NR690085
Mapcode National: IRL XF.XWDT
Mapcode Global: GBR DGGN.DW7
Entry Name: St Columba's Church of Scotland Southend Village
Listing Date: 20 July 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 352385
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18345
Building Class: Cultural
County: Argyll and Bute
Electoral Ward: South Kintyre
Traditional County: Argyllshire
Dated 1889. Robert Hay, Glasgow. Georgian style. Oblong. Snecked rubble front and sides; harled rear. Piended slate roof. Round-headed windows and oculi. Projecting central pavilion at front end; belfry with ogee stone cap and ball-finial; inset with date '1889'. Large window with lunette. Plain interior: gallery.
2 PILLARS: outside, near front: square. Ashlar, rendered. Deep recesses.
Closed since 1965. Recently sold by Church of Scotland. Church (built 1797-8 for Lowlanders) which became UP 1847 Became C of S 1946. Only noteworthy building in Southend Village (formerly Newton Argyll)
founded by Duke of Argyll 1797. Pillars gave shelter to office-bearers taking collection in bad weather.