Penicuik South Church

Penicuik South Church

Owner: SG Access Solution Limited
Address: Peebles Road , Penicuik , EH26 8LX
Local Authority: Midlothian
Listing: A
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Church Overview

Designed in 1863 by Frederick T Pilkington in his typically eclectic interpretation of the Gothic style. Short columns support massive leafy capitals and tall pointed arches with rugged stones. The interior is crowned by an open timber roof with a complex structure. Variety of leaded and stained glass windows. Organ by C & F Hamilton 1901. Fully restored 1991.

Sold by the Church of Scotland in 2022. Now a climbing centre training facility. 

Services – No Longer in Religious Use

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No longer open to the public. Contact business owner directly to seek access.

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Penicuik South Church


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