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Latitude: 55.8588 / 55°51'31"N
Longitude: -4.2299 / 4°13'47"W
OS Eastings: 260527
OS Northings: 665091
OS Grid: NS605650
Mapcode National: GBR 0RM.MJ
Mapcode Global: WH4Q7.0Z1Z
Entry Name: 176 Duke Street, Kirkhaven
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 378034
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33899
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Calton
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Peddie and Kinnear of Edinburgh, 1857-8, as Sydney Place UP Church; in the neo-Greek style favoured by the UPs. Classical Temple, portico to Duke Street, with pair giant Corinthian columns in antis, giant clasping pilasters at either side, huge central doorway recessed behind with disc architrave, sculptured frieze and tympanum, antefixae; deep entablature continued to 2-storey flanks. Polished ashlar, architraved windows; slate roof. Rich galleried interior.
Converted to a day centre 1975. Low hall at left, severe neo-Greek. Iron railed enclosure.
No longer in ecclesiastical use. Latterly Trinity-Duke Street Church.
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