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Stirling Castle Chapel Royal (1594)

A Category A Listed Building in Stirling, Stirling

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1242 / 56°7'27"N

Longitude: -3.9483 / 3°56'53"W

OS Eastings: 278984

OS Northings: 694096

OS Grid: NS789940

Mapcode National: GBR 1C.L0ZF

Mapcode Global: WH4P6.BB3G

Entry Name: Stirling Castle Chapel Royal (1594)

Listing Date: 4 November 1965

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 387235

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB41140

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Stirling

County: Stirling

Town: Stirling

Electoral Ward: Stirling North

Traditional County: Stirlingshire

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Description

Erected 1594. Decorated in tempera by Valentine Jenkin in
1628-9. Rectangular plan 112' 6" x 37' 3". Rubble-built with
ashlar south front. Central doorway flanked by coupled
columns; 3-2 light windows to either side. Open timber roof
with recent supporting girders.

Statement of Interest

Formerly used as a military hospital. Restored as regimental banqueting hall. Scheduled Ancient Monument, No 90291.

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