Basic Site Details

Name: St Mary's Church Kirkstyle
Town, district or village: Biggar
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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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 1KirkstyleYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31545 Foundation stoneFounded by Malcolm, 3rd Lord Fleming.
Item 2 of 31870 Alterations and additionsAlterations
Item 3 of 319341935Restoration 


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 4Scott Morton & Co (later Scott Morton & Tynecastle Co Ltd; finally Scott Morton Ltd)Architectural practiceC  Interior work, instructed by James Inch Morrison - date unknown
Item 2 of 4James Inch MorrisonArchitectC?  Instructed Scott Morton & Co on interior work - date unknown
Item 3 of 4David BryceArchitectA1870 Alterations
Item 4 of 4Latto Alexander MorrisonArchitectB19341935Restoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Groome, Francis H Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-85) Edinburgh, London & Glasgow: Thomas C Jack, Grange Publishing Works 
Item 2 of 2Hunter, William1867Biggar and the House of Fleming  p177

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Rob CloseInformation via 'Contact Us' on website Sent 21 October 2010
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register22257 
Item 3 of 3Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information on Scott Morton & Co involvement