Basic Site Details

Name: Free Church and hall
Town, district or village: Kirkcudbright
City or county: Kirkcudbrightshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Church cost 3,690; hall 700.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2FlatsYes 
Item 2 of 2St Mary's  

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 1St Mary StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 618721874  
Item 2 of 620 August 1872 Foundation stone 
Item 3 of 626 March 1874 Opened 
Item 4 of 61886  Hall
Item 5 of 61894  Alterations
Item 6 of 61987  Converted into flats


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 4John HoneymanArchitectA18721874 
Item 2 of 4John HoneymanArchitectB1886 Hall
Item 3 of 4Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceC1894 Alterations
Item 4 of 4John HoneymanArchitectC1894 Alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p370
Item 2 of 2Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp53-4

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job book (for all work)
Item 2 of 2Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 139 and 205e