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Latitude: 57.1466 / 57°8'47"N
Longitude: -2.1129 / 2°6'46"W
OS Eastings: 393264
OS Northings: 806195
OS Grid: NJ932061
Mapcode National: GBR S9C.G3
Mapcode Global: WH9QQ.JM1Q
Plus Code: 9C9V4VWP+JR
Entry Name: Skene Street Congregational Church, Aberdeen
Listing Name: Skene Street, Esslemont Avenue, Skene Street Church
Listing Date: 2 March 1990
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 355828
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20675
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Midstocket/Rosemount
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
Later 19th century temple-fronted rectangular-plan church on
corner site; treatment shows influence of Alexander Thomson
and "Thomsonesque" buildings in the west. Granite, Temple
front faces Skene Street, rock-faced podium, giant Ionic
pilasters support main entablature, pilaster-mullioned
2-light windows, in 2 tiers, threaded behind giant order.
Porch shallow-recessed on either flank; tall windows to
flanks and deep frieze facing Esslemont Avenue and
iron-railed boundary with street; vestry door also opens in
to Esslemont Avenue; tall apse behind.
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