Basic Site Details

Name: Snizort Parish Church
Town, district or village: Kensaleyre
Island: Skye
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Snizort
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: NMRS gives date as 1844-45, but this may be too early.

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 61800  Original church
Item 2 of 61839  Additions
Item 3 of 61844(?)(?) Repairs
Item 4 of 61872  Additions and repairs
Item 5 of 61980 Restoration 
Item 6 of 61982 Won award or awardsCivic Trust commendation


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 6John MackenzieArchitect   Repairs - date unknown
Item 2 of 6James Gillespie GrahamArchitect 1800 Original church
Item 3 of 6Alexander RossArchitect 1872 Additions and repairs
Item 4 of 6Frank BurstowArchitectD1980 Restoration. Job architect.
Item 5 of 6Lawrence ('Larry') Anderson Lyon RollandArchitectD1980 Restoration. Partner in charge.
Item 6 of 6Robert Hurd & Partners (or R A Hurd & Partners)Architectural practiceD1980 Restoration.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p57
Item 2 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th editionPer Ierne Grant
Item 3 of 3Miers, Mary2008The Western Seaboard The Rutland Pressp225

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Advertiser23 July 1872   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register13965 
Item 2 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 221/15/1, 221/68/107, 109GD 221/91