Basic Site Details

Name: Kingswells Free Church
Town, district or village: Kingswells
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Largely financed by Francis Edmond of Kingswells, solicitor.

Estimate: 681

John Hay's fee: 36. 10. 0.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Kingswells Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Old Skene Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118571858  


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 4J, W H & J M Hay ('The Hays of Liverpool')Architectural practiceA18571858 
Item 2 of 4James Murdoch HayArchitectA18571858 
Item 3 of 4John HayArchitectA18571858 
Item 4 of 4William Hardie HayArchitectA18571858 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Brogden, W A1998Aberdeen: an illustrated architectural guideSecond editionEdinburgh: The Rutland Pressp155
Item 2 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp282
Item 3 of 3Walker, David M2002Presbyterian Variations on Themes by Sharpe and Pugin:The Scottish Work of the Hays of Liverpool Architectural Heritage XIII, Journal of the Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland, pp99-127p116

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register15683 
Item 2 of 2Kingswells Church, AberdeenKingswells Church archives Correspondence from John Hay (24 March 1857)