Basic Site Details

Name: Chapel of Ease
Town, district or village: Selkirk
City or county: Selkirkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Largely demolished, but fragment remains in house of 2004 on site.

Plans prepared by Mr. Wardrop, of Edinburgh, have been approved for the erection of a new Presbyterian Chapel of Ease, at Selkirk, to accommodate 600 people, at a cost of 3,000. [Building News 31 July 1874 p157]

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11874 Plans approved 

People

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 3Charles ReidArchitectA1874  
Item 2 of 3James Maitland WardropArchitectA1874  
Item 3 of 3Wardrop & ReidArchitectural practiceA1874  

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Presspp677-8
Item 2 of 2Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p209

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News13 July 1874  p157

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings)