Listed Building

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Status: Removed


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Date Removed:
Local Authority
Planning Authority
NS 80852 93961
280852, 693961

Removal Reason

Dual designation


Bell-tower Circa 1300. restored by William Mackison

(Stirling) 1864. Free standing, close to NW angle of nave,

large 3-storey ashlar built with vaulted ground floor 64'

high, 2 windows of 2 lights on each face at belfry stage.

Foundations: Church and cloistral buildings with outlying

buildings on E. Remains of W doorway of church fairly entire.

Excavated by Mackison 1864. Collection of fragments preserved

within tower.

Statement of Special Interest

Guardianship Monument and Scheduled Ancient Monument, No 90055.



Inv.130 (il & plan).

Ecc. Arch. II p225 (il & plan) R IBA papers 1866-7

PSAS vi 1864-6

Cant & Lindsay p17

Nat Art Sur II 23-5


Historic Environment Scotland Properties

Cambuskenneth Abbey

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Related Designations

  1. Cambuskenneth Abbey, CambuskennethSM90055

    Designation Type
    Scheduled Monument
  2. Battle of BannockburnBTL4

    Designation Type

About 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.

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