Basic Site Details

Name: Fearn Abbey Church (and manse)
Town, district or village: Fearn
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Parish: Fearn
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Manse is B Listed

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Fearn Abbey  
Item 2 of 2Fearn Parish ChurchYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 61300s Build/construction 
Item 2 of 617711772Proposed 
Item 3 of 62 June 1857 Journal referenceAlterations and repairs to church and manse
Item 4 of 623 May 1871 Journal referenceAdditions and alterations to church and manse
Item 5 of 618991902 Alterations
Item 6 of 61972 Alterations and additions 


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 6James RichSurveyorC17711772Reconstruction
Item 2 of 6Andrew MaitlandArchitectA1857 Alterations and repairs to church and manse
Item 3 of 6Andrew MaitlandArchitectB1871 Additions and alterations to church and manse
Item 4 of 6William Cumming JoassArchitect 18991902Alterations
Item 5 of 6Ian G Lindsay & PartnersArchitectural practiceG1972 Alterations
Item 6 of 6James Ian Haig MarshallArchitectG1972 Alterations

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Fearn Abbey Church, Monument to Admiral Sir John Lockhart Ross 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Bookspp423-424

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Inverness Advertiser2 June 1857   
Item 2 of 4Inverness Advertiser23 May 1871   
Item 3 of 4Inverness Advertiser27 June 1899  HS List gives this reference
Item 4 of 4Inverness Courier27 June 1899   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7780 
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7781Manse