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Latitude: 55.1235 / 55°7'24"N
Longitude: -3.357 / 3°21'25"W
OS Eastings: 313561
OS Northings: 581855
OS Grid: NY135818
Mapcode National: GBR 5906.A5
Mapcode Global: WH6XL.DHP3
Entry Name: High Street, Dryfesdale and Trinity Parish Church, Churchyard and Lodge (Church of Scotland)
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 382682
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB37564
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale North
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Frank C Carruthers of Lockerbie and Dumfries. Dated 1898.
Parish Church with square tower at SE. Gothic. Snecked bull-
faced red ashlar with contrasting polished dressings.
Tower. Pair louvred openings each face of off-set top stage,
angle buttresses terminate as pinnacled shafts above
crenellated parapet, latter has caphouse and encloses short
Body of church: roughly T-plan, buttressed, transepts on
same plane as side aisles; canted chancel with flanking
vestries. Windows mostly grouped, stepped 3-light gable
windows at gallery level. Main door in E gable, with
gabletted head and flanking buttresses. Slated and finialed
roofs with prominent fleche.
Interior: elaborately detailed; 3-sided gallery and main
roof supported on tiers of square pillars; ribbed and
vaulted ceilings; stone pulpit; large organ case (organ by
Foster and Andrews, Hull, 1905); leaded glass windows.
Churchyard: contains mainly 19th century headstones, many
of high quality; ashlar-built boundary wall to roadside,
square gatepiers with moulded caps, cast-iron gates;
rectangular-plan LODGE with gabled porch and round-arched
Ecclesiastical building in use as such.
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