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ULLAPOOL ARGYLE STREET FORMER ULLAPOOL PARISH CHURCH AND BURIAL GROUND.LB7764

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
A
Date Added
25/03/1971
Local Authority
Highland
Planning Authority
Highland
Parish
Lochbroom
NGR
NH 12685 93998
Coordinates
212685, 893998

Description

Thomas Telford, 1829. Plans and specifications by James

Smith. Standard Parliamentary T-plan church; coursed

squared rubble, harled flanks and rear; contrasting tooled

ashlar dressings. Depressed arched outer doors in south

elevation with similarly detailed paired windows in centre

bays with standard cast-iron 2-light, latticed glazing.

Similar windows in end gables and in east and west

elevations of T-wing. Standard bellcote at west gable apex;

slate roofs.

Interior; plain galleried interior. Burial ground; pair

squared dressed rubble gate piers with caps; coped

drystone wall.

Statement of Special Interest

Disused. James Smith, architect, also acted as contractor

Quoad Sacra parish of Ullapool disjointed from Lochbroom

in 1833.

References

Bibliography

Thomas Telford, BIOGRAPHICAL ATLAS (1838) pp 58-9.

THE NEW STATISTICAL ACCOUNT, xiv, p.87. FASTI ECCLESIAE

SCOTICANAE, ix, p.664. Howard Colvin, A BIOGRAPHICAL

DICTIONARY OF BRITISH ARCHITECTS, 1600-1840, (1978) p.821.

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