This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 55.8459 / 55°50'45"N
Longitude: -3.9657 / 3°57'56"W
OS Eastings: 277021
OS Northings: 663154
OS Grid: NS770631
Mapcode National: GBR 00RV.78
Mapcode Global: WH4QK.1BVB
Plus Code: 9C7RR2WM+8P
Entry Name: Calderbank Parish Church, Calderbank
Listing Name: Calderbank Calderbank Parish Church
Listing Date: 19 April 1993
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353576
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19253
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Old Monkland
County: North Lanarkshire
Electoral Ward: Airdrie South
Parish: Old Monkland
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
1856. Rear extension 1870; tower, transepts, vestry, session house and remodelling by James Davidson, 1908. T-plan, simple gothic church. Snecked and random rubble sandstone masonry, ashlar dressings slate roof. Lancet windows, hoodmoulds to tower and front gable; coped skews. FRONT GABLE: 2-stage tower advanced to centre, pointed-arch door to left and right returns, window to ground and upper level of 1st stage, diagonal buttresses, 2nd stage set-back with louvred apertures to each elevation, parapet with hexagonal angle pinnacles; Y-traceried windows flank tower at gable.
SIDE ELEVATIONS: stepped 3-light window to transept, 3 windows to nave. REAR ELEVATIONS: various additions.
INTERIOR: not seen.
Built as a Primitive Methodist Church in 1856, the building was extended first in 1870 having recently been taken over by the Church of Scotland, and again in 1908. The contractors for the 1908 work were W Purdie, mason and brick work; W Neilson jnr, carpetner and joiner work; M Thom and Co., slater work; W and R Currie, plaster and cement work.
Other nearby listed buildings