Basic Site Details

Name: St John's Free Church of Scotland
Town, district or village: Largs
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1885-6 work: 2,700. 600 sittings.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1St John's, Bath StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31843  Original church
Item 2 of 318851886 Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 31951 Reconstruction 

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 John GrahameArchitect 1885 Alterations and additions (completed in 1886, after Grahame's death
Item 2 of 2James DrummondArchitectC1959 Reconstruction

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp497
Item 2 of 3Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp83
Item 3 of 3Historic Scotland Lists     

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder7 November 1885XLIX p642
Item 2 of 2Builder14 November 1885XLIX p704