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Clarkston Church, Airdrie

A Category C Listed Building in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire

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Latitude: 55.8728 / 55°52'22"N

Longitude: -3.9456 / 3°56'44"W

OS Eastings: 278362

OS Northings: 666113

OS Grid: NS783661

Mapcode National: GBR 00WJ.LM

Mapcode Global: WH4QC.CND6

Plus Code: 9C7RV3F3+4Q

Entry Name: Clarkston Church, Airdrie

Listing Name: Airdrie Road, Clarkston Parish Church, Church of Scotland

Listing Date: 27 March 1979

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356130

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20925

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Airdrie

County: North Lanarkshire

Town: Airdrie

Electoral Ward: Airdrie North

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Tagged with: Church building

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1837. 3-bay, rectangular-plan, plain gothic church, gabled with bellcote to SE. Squared yellow sandstone courses facade, random rubble to sides and rear.

SE (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: base course, projecting cills, chamfered margins and stopped hoodmoulds to pointed arch openings. Stone steps to central doorway, 2-left timber panelled door with pointed-arch fanlight above; bipartite, traceried window above; single flanking windows. Corbelled, coped stacks to skewputts. Gabled bellcote to apex of gable supported upon carved scrollwork corbel, small urn to ridge.

NW (REAR) ELEVATION: 2 tall, pointed arch windows to gable head. External link corridor to modern church hall abutting to centre.

NE (SIDE) ELEVATION: 3-bay, regular fenestration to ground and clerestory, rectangular architraved windows with projecting margins.

SW (SIDE) ELEVATION: mirror of NE.

Square-pane leaded windows. Grey slates, lead flashing.

INTERIOR: not seen 2001.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such.

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