Basic Site Details

Name: North Free Church
Town, district or village: Stirling
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3South ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 3South Free Church from 1901
Item 3 of 3Stirling Baptist ChurchYes 

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 167, Murray PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418511853  
Item 2 of 47 April 1852  Drawings approved by Deacon's Court
Item 3 of 41971  Closed
Item 4 of 419871989Alteration/conversionRadically converted for the Baptist Church.


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 5J, W H & J M Hay ('The Hays of Liverpool')Architectural practiceA18511853 
Item 2 of 5James Murdoch HayArchitectA18511853 
Item 3 of 5John HayArchitectA18511853 
Item 4 of 5William Hardie HayArchitectA18511853 
Item 5 of 5Inglis & CarrArchitectural practiceB19871989Radical conversion


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Drummond, Peter (founder of Stirling Tract Enterprise) and his sister Helen 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp703
Item 2 of 2Walker, David M2002Presbyterian Variations on Themes by Sharpe and Pugin:The Scottish Work of the Hays of Liverpool Architectural Heritage XIII, Journal of the Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland, pp99-127p103

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register41098