Kilmelford Parish Church

Kilmelford Parish Church

Denomination: Church of Scotland
OS Reference: NM849130
Address: , Kilmelford , PA34 4XA
Local Authority: Argyll & Bute
Listing: C


Church Overview

Small attractive building of 1785, re-roofed 1890. Oblong plan with gable front with birdcage belfry and 8-spoked wheel window over pointed arch entrance. Plain tall interior with open timber roof. Balcony with spiral stair with barley-sugar balusters. Pulpit box. Major repairs 2008-10.

Kilmelford Parish Church is a Destination Hub on the St Columba Pilgrim Journey.

Radiant panel heaters together with an ‘air to air’ source heat pump were installed in 2015 as an experiment instigated and funded by Historic Scotland


Sunday: fortnightly 12.00 noon, alternates with Kilninver

Third Sunday of the month except for January, July and August 4pm service/activities for young people of pre-school and school age.

Opening Arrangements

Open daily, enter through vestry

Guide book available Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf

Image Gallery

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Kilmelford Parish Church


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