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Description: St. John's Church of Scotland. Hanover Street and Argyll Street
Date Listed: 20 July 1971
Historic Scotland Building ID: 26440
OS Grid Coordinates: 217209, 676939
Latitude/Longitude: 55.9506, -4.9291
Dated 1876. Gothic Revival. Nave and Aisles with steeple at
S.E. corner; 2 square towers at W. end; fleche on Nave roof;
and additions. Rubble in courses; slate roofs. Gablets to
Aisles on side elevations. Square tower in 3 stages with
corner turrets surmounted by octagonal spire; pointed-arch
doorway at base. Decorated windows at E. end; lancets and
rose window at W. end. Session-Room annexe at W. has plaque
with date '1876'. Interior of 'concert-hall' type; cast-iron
pillars; galleries; plaster ribbed ceilings.
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.References:
Ecclesiastical, in use as such. Built as Dunoon Free Church
on site of one erected in 1843. Upgraded B to A 01/11/2000.
Source: Historic Scotland
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