Basic Site Details

Name: Abbotshall Church
Town, district or village: Kirkcaldy
City or county: Fife
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 1Abbotshall Parish ChurchYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Abbotshall RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31874  Plans for enlargement (uncertain whether carried out)
Item 2 of 31898  Addition to south
Item 3 of 31969 Alteration/conversionReconstruction


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 5William LittleArchitect, Builder 1874 Plans for enlargement (uncertain whether carried out)
Item 2 of 5John MurrayArchitect 1898 Addition to south
Item 3 of 5Frank PrideArchitectA1969 Reconstruction
Item 4 of 5Glen Lorimer PrideArchitectA1969 Reconstruction
Item 5 of 5Walker & PrideArchitectural practiceA1969 Reconstruction


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p280
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Fife Archives, Iona House, John Smith Business Park, KirkcaldyKirkcaldy Dean of Guild Court Ref: Red 139, 148 (54/98)
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register36391Abbotshall Road, Abbotshall Parish Church (Church of Scotland)
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Kirk Session Records CH 2/225/4: 17 November 1874, 2 February 1875, 26 April 1898, 12 December 1898, 1 May 1888, 8 May 1899; SRO CH 2/225/1, 16 March 1898