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Latitude: 55.244 / 55°14'38"N
Longitude: -4.8524 / 4°51'8"W
OS Eastings: 218765
OS Northings: 598128
OS Grid: NX187981
Mapcode National: GBR 40.CQZD
Mapcode Global: WH2QR.FGL8
Plus Code: 9C7Q64VX+H3
Entry Name: North Parish Church, Montgomerie Street, Girvan
Listing Name: Montgomerie Street North Parish Church
Listing Date: 8 May 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 373611
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32154
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Girvan and South Carrick
Traditional County: Ayrshire
W G Rowan, 1883, built to replace Old Kirk in Church Square.
Early English Gothic; snecked red sandstone with polished
dressings. Nave with north and south aisles and shallow
transepts. Tower with tall spire at south west. Central door
under pointed arch, with moulded reveals and nook shafts in
shallow gabled projection. Tall 3-light geometric traceried
window above, rising in to the gable head. Nave flanked by
stepped buttresses rising to octagonal turrets with conical
roof. Gabled and stepped buttress to north aisle 3-stage
tower with angle buttresses capped by octagonal pinacles
which clasp the tall facetted spire. Lucarnes between
pinacles at base of spire and on alternate faces above.
Conventional seating plan with good panelled gallery
balustrade, decorative roof trusses good painted frieze and
stars on ceiling.
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