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Latitude: 54.93 / 54°55'48"N
Longitude: -5.0986 / 5°5'54"W
OS Eastings: 201567
OS Northings: 563876
OS Grid: NX015638
Mapcode National: GBR FHSP.3BP
Mapcode Global: WH1R1.NB9X
Entry Name: Old Leswalt Church Graveyard, excluding Scheduled Monument No 7875 ‘Leswalt, Old Parish Church’, Leswalt
Listing Date: 20 July 1972
Last Amended: 9 July 2015
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 405188
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB13507
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Stranraer and the Rhins
Traditional County: Wigtownshire
BURIAL ENCLOSURE: circa 1800. Burial enclosure of Agnew family of Lochnaw. Situated to N, interrupting graveyard wall. Limewashed rubble. Ashlar dressings; coping, quoin strips and margins. Flat coping to wallhead. Pedimented W elevation, flattened at apex; blind oculus in ashlar tympanum; ball finial on concave stalk to left, missing to right; doorway at centre, with iron gate; flanking margined panels, bearing inscriptions.
Rubble boundary wall.
Old Leswalt Church was replaced in 1828 by Leswalt Parish Church (see separate listing). On the OS Map of 1847, Old Leswalt Church is marked as "in ruins".
Leswalt Old Parish Church is Scheduled Monument No 7875 and is excluded from the listing.
Listed building record and statutory address updated in 2015. Previously listed as 'Old Leswalt Church and Graveyard.'
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