Basic Site Details

Name: Christ's Kirk on the Green
Town, district or village: Leslie
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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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 1GreensideYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 918191821 Original building
Item 2 of 917 June 1859  Scheme for enlargement - plan agreed by Heritors. Not executed
Item 3 of 91 November 1861  Scheme for enlargement - plan agreed in principle by Heritors. Not executed
Item 4 of 918681869 South extension (doubling original size) with east tower
Item 5 of 923 May 1868  Tenders accepted fro enlargement
Item 6 of 99 July 1869  Seats allocated
Item 7 of 918751876 Lychgate abutting west gable
Item 8 of 91932  Minor alterations (new lavatory etc)
Item 9 of 91993 Alteration/conversionConversion into flats


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 11Alexander LeslieArchitect 18191821Original buliding - as Inspector of Works, and possibly designer; contractor was Thomas or James Barclay
Item 2 of 11Thomas BarclayMasonE18191821Was mason on this job
Item 3 of 11James BarclayArchitect, MasonF18191821Eith Thomas or James Barcaly was mason on this job.
Item 4 of 11Robert BellArchitect 1859 Scheme for enlargement - not executed
Item 5 of 11David BryceArchitect 1861 Scheme for enlargement - not executed
Item 6 of 11Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceB18681869South extension (doubling original size) with east tower
Item 7 of 11James Maitland WardropArchitectB18681869South extension (doubling original size) with east tower
Item 8 of 11___ RodgieArchitect 18751876Lychgate abutting west gable
Item 9 of 11Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceD1932 Minor alterations (new lavatory etc)
Item 10 of 11James ScottArchitectD1932 Minor alterations (new lavatory etc)
Item 11 of 11Fraser Gray  1993  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  pp303-4
Item 2 of 2Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp78

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37291Greenside, Christ's Kirk on the Green, Old Parish Church
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors Records HR 210/1, p156, 169, 217-8, 220-2, 246, 270-9, 316, 319
Item 3 of 3St Andrews University LibraryJames Gillespie and Scott Archive Bundle no 2185