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Latitude: 57.664 / 57°39'50"N
Longitude: -2.523 / 2°31'22"W
OS Eastings: 368897
OS Northings: 863908
OS Grid: NJ688639
Mapcode National: GBR N84G.LWH
Mapcode Global: WH8LW.6MVL
Entry Name: High Street, St Andrew's Episcopal Church and Front Railings
Listing Date: 22 February 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357477
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22028
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Banff and District
Traditional County: Banffshire
Archibald Simpson, l833-4. Tudor gothic. Polished sandstone ashlar entrance gable frontage, harled rear with ashlar margins and dressings.
Hoodmoulded pointed-arch recessed doorway below cusped, traceried and hoodmoulded window; flanking narrow round full-height tourelles rising above gabled wallhead in crocketed pinnacles. 4-bay long return gables lit by long margined pointed-arch windows.
1913 extension at rear of church with re-set hoodmoulded, cusped and traceried window and raised basement accommodated on sloping site; lean-to entrance porch projects at SE dated 1913. Slate roofs.
FRONT RAILINGS: renewed spearhead cast-iron railings with urn stiffeners front church and are continuous with rectory.
INTERIOR: galleried interior; original pointed-arch panelling to gallery front; gallery area converted for meeting use with seats removed. Original gothic panelled double-leaf doors between lobby and nave. Later l9th century church fittings including Gothic style marble reredos and altar re-sited in 1913 chancel, hexagonal stone font mounted on stumpy cluster columns and poppy-head pews.
Building in ecclesiastical use as such. Front railings renewed circa 1990 in style of earlier railings removed l939-45.
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