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Carphin Dovecot

A Category B Listed Building in Howe of Fife and Tay Coast, Fife

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Latitude: 56.3645 / 56°21'52"N

Longitude: -3.1017 / 3°6'6"W

OS Eastings: 332032

OS Northings: 719674

OS Grid: NO320196

Mapcode National: GBR 2C.2YZV

Mapcode Global: WH6QQ.B978

Plus Code: 9C8R9V7X+Q8

Entry Name: Carphin Dovecot

Listing Name: Carphin Doocot

Listing Date: 8 August 1973

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333027

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2152

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Creich (Fife)

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Howe of Fife and Tay Coast

Parish: Creich (Fife)

Traditional County: Fife

Tagged with: Dovecote

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18th century, upper portion appears to have been rebuilt. Very tall square lean-to, rubble built with crowstepped flanks, slate roof with row of entrances; segementally arched doorway. Potence extant.

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