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Prestonhall Dovecot

A Category B Listed Building in Cupar, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.3226 / 56°19'21"N

Longitude: -2.9845 / 2°59'4"W

OS Eastings: 339207

OS Northings: 714907

OS Grid: NO392149

Mapcode National: GBR 2J.5MFD

Mapcode Global: WH7S3.4B2V

Entry Name: Prestonhall Dovecot

Listing Date: 1 March 1984

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333634

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2673

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Cupar

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Cupar

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Probably 18th century. Lectern-type dovecot. Rubble-built with ashlar margins. Door to low south elevation: continuous rat course above, originally curved outwards below paired flight holes on flanks. Stepped skews. Tiered nesting boxes on north, east and west walls. Roofless.

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