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Latitude: 56.3507 / 56°21'2"N
Longitude: -2.9609 / 2°57'39"W
OS Eastings: 340713
OS Northings: 718015
OS Grid: NO407180
Mapcode National: GBR 2K.3SWH
Mapcode Global: WH7RX.HM8T
Plus Code: 9C8V922Q+7J
Entry Name: Dovecot, Craigfoodie
Listing Name: Craigfoodie House and Garden Walls & Dovecot
Listing Date: 1 March 1984
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 333563
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2604
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Cupar
Traditional County: Fife
Later 18th century with early 19th century additions; rectangular gabled, 18th century block, 2-storeys raised over basement with symmetrical, 4-bay, south garden front. Altered, and extended substantially to north in early 19th century. Harled with painted margins. West (entrance) elevation: off-centre pedimented porch supported on 2 Roman Doric columns; single window above: 2 advanced, bowed bays to left: single windows in gable of 18th century block to right, with attic oculus. Ground and 1st floor windows mostly 12 and
9 panes respectively - some blind. Gabled block has eaves course and corniced end stacks. Slate roofs throughout. Interior: the thickness of some of the internal walls suggest that older fabric is incorporated. Some decorative plasterwork. Garden walls are rubble-built; single square, finialed pier linked by cast iron railings to house. Some
terrace walling incorporating ruined lectern dovecot.
Proposed alterations, 1936 noted in Gillespie & Scott architects drawings index in SNMR. 2 blind windows in south elevation, (1 ground
1 1st floor).