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Barony Church of Scotland Arran Place

A Category B Listed Building in Ardrossan, North Ayrshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6394 / 55°38'21"N

Longitude: -4.811 / 4°48'39"W

OS Eastings: 223173

OS Northings: 642010

OS Grid: NS231420

Mapcode National: GBR 32.KRCY

Mapcode Global: WH2NV.2JB3

Entry Name: Barony Church of Scotland Arran Place

Listing Date: 26 February 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356527

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21259

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ardrossan

County: North Ayrshire

Town: Ardrossan

Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Description

Black and Salmon, Architects (Glasgow) 1844. Gothic.
Rectangular plan church with gables to east and west and
elaborate, projecting eastern tower and spire. Polished
yellow sandstone at east, rubble side elevations. Central
door under pointed head at east. Triple light window above,
central light having 2 lancets and trefoil tracery. Shallow
gables to 1st stage of tower with square clock tower rising
from the centre. Clasping buttresses, capped with gabletted
pinnacles at all angles giving lively silhouette. Facetted
spire with 2 tiers of lucarnes on 4 faces. Ship weathervane.
Body of church, 6 bays with pointed arched windows, Y
astragals and window margins. Slate roof.

Statement of Interest

New Parish Church superseding the old church at Saltcoats.

Cost $3,000 1889, alterations by James Ritchie 1909 Font

and communication table P Macgregor Chalmers.

Ecclesiastical building in use as such.

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