Basic Site Details

Name: Gordon Episcopal Chapel and Chapel House
Town, district or village: Fochabers
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Also school - though unclear if this still exists

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Church  
Item 2 of 2Church hall  

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218321834 Original building
Item 2 of 21874  Additions and alterations

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 2Archibald SimpsonArchitect 18321834 
Item 2 of 2Alexander RossArchitect 1874 Additions and alterations

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Gordon, Duchess of 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 4Fraser, G M1918Archibald Simpson Architect and his times Aberdeen Weekly Journal, 5 April to 11 October 1918xvii
Item 3 of 4Scott, Judith Four hundred years of ups and downs, the Gordon Chapel Fochabers   
Item 4 of 4Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp433, 618

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register1549Fochabers, Castle Street, Gordon Chapel (Episcopal Church) and Gordon Chapel House (Parsonage)