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Uig Free Church, Portree

Description: Uig Free Church

Category: C(S)
Date Listed: 8 September 1982
Historic Scotland Building ID: 13978

OS Grid Coordinates: 139727, 863436
Latitude/Longitude: 57.5857, -6.3564

Location: A87, Uig, Highland IV51 9YE

Locality: Portree
County: Highland
Country: Scotland
Postcode: IV51 9YE

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Listing Text

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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.


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

Source: Historic Scotland

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