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.
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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