Basic Site Details

Name: Urquhart Parish Church
Town, district or village: Urquhart
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Urquhart
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Uncertain if Lorimer & Matthew made survey of this Urquhart Church or the one in Ross & Cromarty

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Parrandier Converted to hosues in 1990s

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418421843  
Item 2 of 41929  Survey plans drawn
Item 3 of 41931  Addition of chancel and vestry
Item 4 of 41990 Alteration/conversionConversion to domstic use - now [2015] a guest house


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 6Alexander ReidArchitect 18421843After William Robertson (making use of his uncle's plans)
Item 2 of 6John Fraser MatthewArchitectB1929 Survey plans drawn
Item 3 of 6Lorimer & MatthewArchitectural practiceB1929 Survey plans drawn
Item 4 of 6Alexander Ross & SonArchitectural practiceC1931 Addition of chancel and vestry
Item 5 of 6John Alistair RossArchitectC1931 Addition of chancel and vestry
Item 6 of 6Colin KeirArchitectA1990 Conversion to domestic use.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Groome, Francis H Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-85) Edinburgh, London & Glasgow: Thomas C Jack, Grange Publishing Works 
Item 2 of 3Howat, Angus J and Seton, Mike1981Churches of Moray  p50
Item 3 of 3Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp433, 754

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Elgin Courant & Morayshire Advertiser8 November 1844   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register14876 
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and deposits GD 44/,6
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR U/2/1