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Latitude: 56.0348 / 56°2'5"N
Longitude: -3.4889 / 3°29'19"W
OS Eastings: 307325
OS Northings: 683439
OS Grid: NT073834
Mapcode National: GBR 1X.RVHK
Mapcode Global: WH5QY.CKWZ
Entry Name: Limekilns, 13 Halketshall
Listing Date: 31 December 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334910
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3770
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Rosyth
Traditional County: Fife
18th century. 2-storey, 2-bay, square-plan house with rear outshot. Rendered; raised base course; raised painted surrounds to openings; raised vertical margins to arrises.
S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: timber, panelled door to right; chamfered architrave. Window to left; 1st floor bipartite window above.
W ELEVATION: small 1st floor window to right. Mid 20th century windows to ground and 1st floor to left.
N ELEVATION: partially seen. Pitched rear wing with monopitch outshot attached.
E ELEVATION: attached to 12 Halketshall.
Replacement 2-pane and 4-pane windows. Pitched slate roof; crowstepped gables; beaked skewputts. Gable apex stacks. Tiled monopitch roof to rear outshot.
INTERIOR: not seen, 2000.
Halketshall is situated in a prominent position in Limekilns, lining the road to Charlestown and overlooking the Firth of Forth. Halketshall is named after the Halkets who lived at nearby Pitfirrane Castle and who, in the 17th century acquired a large part of Limekilns.
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