Basic Site Details

Name: St Stephen's Episcopal Church and Parsonage
Town, district or village: Burntisland
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: School is C listed. The church was never finished, and material from it was used to build the St Margaret of Scotland Episcopal Church, Leven (see separate entry).

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 132-42, East Leven StreetYesAddress for parsonage


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318501854  
Item 2 of 31857 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 31875  Church demolished


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 2Richard Cromwell CarpenterArchitectA18501854Church not completed - parsonage continued by Slater
Item 2 of 2William SlaterArchitectA1850(?)After 1854Presumably assisted Carpenter; subsequently completed the building of the parsonage, to Carpenter's designs


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 6Eastlake, Charles L History of the Gothic Revival  Appendix 86
Item 2 of 6Fife Free Press1929Glimpses of modern Burntisland   
Item 3 of 6George Hay Forbes1948George Hay Forbes: priest, scholar, saint, rector of Burntisland 1848-1875   
Item 4 of 6Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1857, no 1101
Item 5 of 6Historic Scotland Lists     
Item 6 of 6Perry, W1927George Hay Forbes LondonScheme illustrated p60

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register22776Parsonage