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26 Main Street, Limekilns

A Category B Listed Building in Rosyth, Fife

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Latitude: 56.0346 / 56°2'4"N

Longitude: -3.4842 / 3°29'3"W

OS Eastings: 307616

OS Northings: 683407

OS Grid: NT076834

Mapcode National: GBR 1X.RWRD

Mapcode Global: WH5QY.GL24

Plus Code: 9C8R2GM8+R8

Entry Name: 26 Main Street, Limekilns

Listing Name: Limekilns, 26 Main Street Including Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 31 December 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334904

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3764

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dunfermline

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Rosyth

Parish: Dunfermline

Traditional County: Fife

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18th century. 2-storey plus attic, asymmetrical 3-bay, square-plan house. White harling; painted stone surrounds and eaves course.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: central plank door; 3-pane fanlight. 2 windows to right; large bipartite window to left. Single window centred above door; flanking 1st floor windows. Narrow extension set back to right with small window; narrow outshot below; plank door set back.

W ELEVATION: ground floor window to left; single 1st floor and attic floor windows to right; fixed lights.

N ELEVATION: not seen, 2000.

E ELEVATION: plain gable with outshot.

Replacement fenestration; centrally pivoted timber windows. Decorative iron hinges to doors. Pitched roof, swept at eaves. Modern pantiles; crowstepped gables; moulded skewputt to right; damaged skewputt to left. Gable apex stacks.

INTERIOR: not seen, 2000.


Low rubble wall; flat coping stones surrounds house to S and W; central opening in front of entrance door.

Statement of Interest

Traditional, harled vernacular building, forming part of the Main Street.

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