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Sandbank Street, Maryhill High Church, (Church of Scotland) and Halls to 7 Aray Street

A Category C Listed Building in Maryhill, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8926 / 55°53'33"N

Longitude: -4.2937 / 4°17'37"W

OS Eastings: 256659

OS Northings: 668987

OS Grid: NS566689

Mapcode National: GBR 0B7.PD

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.04NZ

Entry Name: Sandbank Street, Maryhill High Church, (Church of Scotland) and Halls to 7 Aray Street

Listing Date: 10 July 1989

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374317

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32357

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Maryhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Charles Wilson, architect; 1848. Spire 1859. Cruciform
church with tower in SE re-entrant angle. Stugged coursed
ashlar with polished margins and quoins.
Nave with 3 hood-moulded lancets to E end; gablet portal with
pointed arch doorway and nook shafts. Aisles with plain
lancets. Transepts with 3 shouldered windows to ground,
large Y-tracery window above. At W church adjoins hall
buildings. Slate roofs, skews, diamond stacks to W.
Tower in 3 stages; square to ground; octagonal to middle
stage with louvred lancets; lucarnes to top stage with
facetted spire rising above.
INTERIOR: narthex gives access to nave and to gallery stairs
in aisles. Gallery with oak panelled front to transepts
and E end of nave supported on cast-iron columns. Organ
in reredos with pulpit and war memorials. Carved oak
communion table and font; vaulted ceiling with ribs at
crossing. Extensive hall and vestry accommodation to rear
in stugged ashlar with polished margins.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building no longer in use as such; originally Free Church.

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