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Latitude: 59.5214 / 59°31'17"N
Longitude: -1.6367 / 1°38'12"W
OS Eastings: 420655
OS Northings: 1070661
OS Grid: HZ206706
Mapcode National: GBR Q39K.QSX
Mapcode Global: XHD63.2YF3
Plus Code: 9CFWG9C7+H8
Entry Name: Parish Church, Fair Isle
Listing Name: Fair Isle, Fair Isle Kirk (Church of Scotland), Including Boundary Wall and Gatepiers
Listing Date: 26 March 1997
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 391118
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44539
Building Class: Cultural
County: Shetland Islands
Electoral Ward: Shetland South
Traditional County: Shetland
Sinclair & Hardie, 1892. 3 x 2 bay symmetrical hall church with regularly fenestrated side elevations; entrance porch and vestry projecting from W and E gables respectively. Bull faced rubble walls with stugged and droved dressings and details, all painted.
W GABLE: gabled single storey porch projecting at centre; 2 leaf vertically boarded timber entrance door with plate glass fanlight above; secondary vertically boarded door in S side of porch. Round- arched windows flanking porch; narrow louvered opening centred in gablehead; gabled bellcote on rectangular plinth at apex.
E GABLE: 4 pane timber sash and case windows centring vestry elevations, vertically boarded timber door to left of window in S elevation. Round-arched windows in each bay of principal gable, rising into gablehead with narrow louvered opening centred above.
4 pane fixed lights to side elevations of hall, stained glass windows depicting local scenes by Patrick Ross Smith, 1995, in E gable. Purple-grey slate roofs, piended to vestry, painted ashlar skew copes with bracketted skewputts.
INTERIOR: timber fittings including 4 panel inner entrance door, vertically boarded wainscoting, ceiling lining, and pews both facing and flanking panelled pulpit (with steps) centred on E wall with
4 panel vestry door to left.
BOUNDARY WALL AND GATEPIERS: random rubble boundary wall with triangular rubble cope. Stugged sandstone square gatepiers with concrete pyramidal caps centred to W.
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