MHG9703 - Strathy Former Church of Scotland


A former Church of Scotland built c.1826 to a design by Thomas Telford. Visitors to the area are reminded that this is now a private dwelling and the owner's privacy must be respected.

Type and Period (1)

  • PARISH CHURCH (Built, 19th Century - 1826 AD to 1826 AD)

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Full Description

NC86NW 9 8438 6526

For Strathy manse (NC 8442 6527), see NC86NW 31.

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Telford church.
S Hackett and N Livingston 1984. <1>

Telford parliamentary church, built 1826.
G Hay 1957a. <2>

Mr George Hay states that he has recorded this to some extent.
Now occupied as private dwelling.

Now converted to a private dwelling.
SDD 1960 <3>

A T-plan Parliamentary Church by Thomas Telford, now converted to a private dwelling. The building represents a slight deviation from the normal Telford plan with a rear entrance and small flanking north elevation bay windows in place of the usual paired doors. A full description is availble in Historic Scotland's listed building information (see hyperlink). <4>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8350 6520 (16m by 13m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC86NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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