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Fife Folk Museum (Central and North Fife Preservation Society) High Street, Ceres

A Category A Listed Building in Ceres, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.2919 / 56°17'30"N

Longitude: -2.9705 / 2°58'13"W

OS Eastings: 340029

OS Northings: 711468

OS Grid: NO400114

Mapcode National: GBR 2J.7JMN

Mapcode Global: WH7S9.B3RX

Entry Name: Fife Folk Museum (Central and North Fife Preservation Society) High Street, Ceres

Listing Date: 10 August 1972

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333310

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2394

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ceres

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Cupar

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Comprises:-
(1) The Weigh House ('The Jougs') 17th century. Small
single-storey and laigh floor (full 2-storey at back) 1 door
1 window rubble and stone slate, scrolled skewputts; overdoor
panel depicting scales and superscribed 'God bless the just';
by the door hangs a pair of jougs.
(2) Pair of cottages to south of above, single-storey to
front, 2-storey to back; northern house 2-window and centre
door with (re-used) 17 AB MB 10 lintel, rubble with margins;
southern house 3-window and door (between 1st and 2nd) rubble
with droved dressings, lean-to at gable; open lean-to pentice
along rear elevation of both buildings (modern
reconstruction); pantiled throughout.

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