BALMAGHIE PARISH CHURCH AND CHURCHYARD, CHURCH OF SCOTLAND (Ref:3422)
This building is in the Dumfries And Galloway Council and the
It is a category B building and was listed on 04/11/1971.
Group Items: N/A,
Group Cat: N/A,
Map Ref: NX 722 663.
Dated 1794; 1891-4 porch and vestry, internal alterations by Peddie and Kinnear. 1893 level of tower lowered and re-roofed, James Barbour architect. T-plan church with octagonal tower to centre of long side (S). Painted rubble; polished red sandstone margins to all openings - probably all of late 19th century date; pointed arch windows, some with Y-tracery. Lean-to porch to SW gives access to church. S elevation 5-bay with Y-tracery to outer bays, lancet inner bays and central octagonal tower with pointed arch door with eliptical datestone above inscribed MDCCXCIV, restored 1894 and 1913. Band-course over ground stage. Pointed-arch louvred under over door. Octagonal slate roof with tall weathervane. INTERIOR: remodelled 20th-century, panel-fronted galleries to E and W jambs. Central pulpit with carved reredos, 2 stained glass lancets. Modern timber-lined coved ceiling. CHURCHYARD: rubble walled churchyard around church. Mainly late 18th or 19th century gravestones.
Ecclesiastical building in use as such.
OSA vol 13. SRO RHP 43972/3. 1891-4 alterations. NMRS for
Peddie and Kinnear plans. Dumfries and Galloway Standard and
Advertiser 1893 1/11/7C.
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