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Vantage Farm Fordell Estate Dovecot

A Category B Listed Building in Inverkeithing and Dalgety Bay, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0553 / 56°3'18"N

Longitude: -3.3656 / 3°21'56"W

OS Eastings: 315050

OS Northings: 685552

OS Grid: NT150855

Mapcode National: GBR 21.QKTV

Mapcode Global: WH6S4.82L9

Entry Name: Vantage Farm Fordell Estate Dovecot

Listing Date: 15 August 1984

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334786

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3663

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalgety

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Inverkeithing and Dalgety Bay

Parish: Dalgety

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Earlier/Mid 19th century (possibly contemporary with
granary). Octagonal 2-stage dovecot. Stugged coursers,
polished dressings. Entrances on S-facing facet at ground
and 1st. Deeply bracketed eaves, slate roof with central
octagonal cupola housing flight holes, steep facetted slate
roof. Dovecot set into much altered single storey range
(latter not included in listing).

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