Avendale Old Parish Church, Strathaven

Avendale Old Parish Church, Strathaven

Denomination:   Church of Scotland
Address:   59a Kirk Street, Strathaven, ML10 6LB
Local Authority:   South Lanarkshire
Listing:   B

Church Overview

Records show a church in Strathaven in 1288. This church was built in 1772 and the interior renovated 1879. The centre section of the south gallery was reserved for the family and tenants of the Duke of Hamilton and is known as ‘The Duke’s Gallery’. Stained glass window of The Last Supper, Crear McCartney 1996.


Sundays: 11.00am. Details of evening services on church website.

Opening Arrangements

Open Monday to Friday 9.00am-12.00 noon (not school holidays) or by arrangement


Guide book available Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf Welcomers and guides on duty by arrangement.  Disabled WC

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Avendale Old Parish Church, Strathaven

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