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Griminish Parish Church, Benbecula

A Category C Listed Building in Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath, Na h-Eileanan Siar

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Latitude: 57.4444 / 57°26'39"N

Longitude: -7.3353 / 7°20'7"W

OS Eastings: 80050

OS Northings: 851919

OS Grid: NF800519

Mapcode National: GBR 8981.JZH

Mapcode Global: WGW43.948V

Plus Code: 9C9JCMV7+QV

Entry Name: Griminish Parish Church, Benbecula

Listing Name: Benbecula Griminish Church of Scotland & Manse

Listing Date: 24 April 1985

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352890

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18753

Building Class: Cultural

Location: South Uist

County: Na h-Eileanan Siar

Electoral Ward: Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath

Parish: South Uist

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Dated 1886. Church and manse, on a slight eminence, and
facing south. Rubble-built, church south gable harled; all
whitewashed. CHURCH: rectangular-plan, 3-bays, gabled porch
to south, vestry to north and modern hall beyond;
square-headed openings, tall windows with small panes; stacks
set back over angles at south, carbelled apex belfry above
datestone. Slate roof.
Interior: 4-sided pulpit with panelled front, steps to west,
shaped back board.
MANSE: single storey with attic, 3 bays, central lean-to
porch, gabled wall-head dormers, small-paned windows, end
stacks, tile roof; low rear wing.

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Ecclesiastical building in use as such.

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