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Scone Palace Mortuary Chapel or Mausoleum. Boot (Or Moot) Hill

A Category A Listed Building in Scone, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.4236 / 56°25'24"N

Longitude: -3.4377 / 3°26'15"W

OS Eastings: 311418

OS Northings: 726636

OS Grid: NO114266

Mapcode National: GBR V6.Q9B1

Mapcode Global: WH6Q5.5S8Z

Entry Name: Scone Palace Mortuary Chapel or Mausoleum. Boot (Or Moot) Hill

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352413

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18371

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Scone

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Strathmore

Parish: Scone

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Description

On site of former Parish Church of Scone, said to have been the aisle of the old church. Remodelled 1807 by Atkinson. Gothic. Rectangular, rubble-built with droved dressings; Octagonal corner towers; stairway to vault below with old dormer head over. Baroque monument to 1st Lord Stormont in alabaster on N. wall columned aedicule with figure of

Lord Stormont kneeling on a cushion at an altar flanked by two figures in armour: other memorials; collection of old gravestones in churchyard.

Statement of Interest

For Stormont Monument. There is also a table tomb to Rev. John Wright (+1791) on the N. side of the drive to the N.E. of the church.

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