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Skye, Uig, Free Church

A Category C Listed Building in Snizort, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.5857 / 57°35'8"N

Longitude: -6.3564 / 6°21'23"W

OS Eastings: 139727

OS Northings: 863436

OS Grid: NG397634

Mapcode National: GBR B8PN.WTR

Mapcode Global: WGY62.BLDL

Entry Name: Skye, Uig, Free Church

Location: Snizort

County: Highland

Parish: Snizort

Locality: Eilean a'Cheo

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

Listing Date: 8 September 1982

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Building Class: Cultural

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB13978

Source ID: 347225

Description

Ross and Joass, 1860-61. Whitewashed rubble with painted margins. Simple rectangular building with square tower set into west gable, rising one stage above church with paired rounded windows in each face of upper stage. Pyramidal slate roof with cast-iron brattishing. 4 centred arched entrance at base of tower base, 3 small round headed windows at base of west gable, pair long similar windows above and quatrefoil at apex. Simple 3-bay flanks; vestry wing to rear. Slate

roof.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such. Former Parish Church. Commanding position above Uig bay.

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