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Listed Building

The legal part of the listing is the address/name of site only. All other information in the record is not statutory.


Status: Designated


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  • Category: C
  • Date Added: 29/10/1991


  • Local Authority: Dundee
  • Planning Authority: Dundee
  • Burgh: Dundee

National Grid Reference

  • NGR: NO 46493 30710
  • Coordinates: 346493, 730710


John Murray Robertson, 1881. Rectangular-plan, apsidal E end, Arts and Crafts style church. Snecked masonry with buff long and short dressings, slate roof; brick additions at NE and E. Windows single and grouped, ogival-headed.

W ELEVATION: Base course; Tudor-arched central entrance; flanking windows and band course. 5-light window with relieving arch at gallery level in gable, cill course; 3-light louvred aperture at gable head with fleur-de-lys finial and small lantern bellcote at apex; skew gable with gablet skewputts. Roof gable at right, slightly set-back squat tower at left with 3-light window, date stone '1881', eaves course and finialed spirelet.

N AND S ELEVATIONS: 5-bayed, three 3-light windows with buttresses at central bays; 3 small ridge vents.

INTERIOR: small narthex; plain walls, timber pews, communion table and pulpit centred in apse; moulded cornice, coomb ceiling; windows square and diamond glazing pattern.

Stone wall at W with wrought-iron railings, gates and simple arch.

Statement of Special Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such.



J Malcolm, PARISH OF MONIFIETH. (1910), p 119; Broughty Ferry ADPs, book 1, p 124; original drawings, DARC GD/WL bundle 5.

About Designations

Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The statutory listing address is the legal part of the listing. The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

Listing covers both the exterior and the interior. Listing can cover structures not mentioned which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. For information about curtilage see Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect current legislation.

If you want to alter, extend or demolish a listed building you need to contact your planning authority to see if you need listed building consent. The planning authority is the main point of contact for all applications for listed building consent.

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