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Wallneuk Parish Church, 11 Croft Street, Paisley

A Category B Listed Building in Paisley, Renfrewshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8485 / 55°50'54"N

Longitude: -4.4208 / 4°25'14"W

OS Eastings: 248540

OS Northings: 664351

OS Grid: NS485643

Mapcode National: GBR 3K.4J47

Mapcode Global: WH3P6.2849

Plus Code: 9C7QRHXH+CM

Entry Name: Wallneuk Parish Church, 11 Croft Street, Paisley

Listing Name: North Croft Street, Wallneuk Church

Listing Date: 26 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 384613

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB39068

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Paisley

County: Renfrewshire

Town: Paisley

Electoral Ward: Renfrew South and Gallowhill

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

T G Abercombie, architect, 1913-15. Perpendicular Gothic
with flat and 4-centred headed windows. Nave and transpets
with apse, tower and attached halls. Snecked rubble with
ashlar dressings. Large traceried window to west front,
flanked by polygonal buttresses, with parapet battlemented
over buttresses and raised to central crocket. Porch at
right with 4-centred-arched entrance; 2-stage buttressed
tower behind projecting from south; tall 1st stage with
tall mullioned and transomed windows to south face,
lancet to west. 2nd stage, two 2-light traceried belfry
lights to each face and battlemented parapet with corner
pinnacles. Buttressed nave with three 3-light traceried
windows; buttressed transepts with 2-bay gabled ends with
2-light traceried windows and smaller 2-lights below; and
buttressed lower apse with canted east end and 3 small
traceried windows. Continuous parapet raised over
buttressed end galles. Various vestries etc in re-entrant
angles to north and south of apse L-shaped block of offices
and halls in similar style attached to north. Slate roofs.
Interior of church: single-span nave with galleries in
transepts and to rear. 4-centred arches to transepts and
apse, latter richly moulded. 4-centred arch wooden roofs
throughout. Organ in aspe.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such.

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