St Peter's Church, Peebles

St Peter's Church, Peebles

Denomination: Scottish Episcopal
OS Reference: NT253404
Address: Eastgate , Peebles , EH45 8AD
Local Authority: Scottish Borders
Listing: B
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Church Overview

Designed by William Burn and built 1836-7 in finely hewn ashlar with an open timber roof. The chancel was added 1884 by Hay & Henderson. The floor is paved with mosaic tiles as is the reredos, beautifully executed with devices in gold and colour. Choir seats and altar of oak. Piscina on the south side with stone shelf and foliated basin. Fine stained glass. The organ, 1909, by Harrison, is one of the smallest 3-manual instruments ever built and has been praised for its compactness and excellence of tone.


Sunday Holy Communion 8.30am, Eucharist 10.30am; Thursday Holy Communion 10.00am

Opening Arrangements

Open 9.00am-5.00pm, or daylight hours

Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf

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St Peter's Church, Peebles


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