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Dovecot, Newbigging

A Category B Listed Building in Burntisland, Fife

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Latitude: 56.0616 / 56°3'41"N

Longitude: -3.2643 / 3°15'51"W

OS Eastings: 321370

OS Northings: 686139

OS Grid: NT213861

Mapcode National: GBR 25.Q4L3

Mapcode Global: WH6RZ.TWRZ

Plus Code: 9C8R3P6P+J7

Entry Name: Dovecot, Newbigging

Listing Name: Newbigging Dovecot

Listing Date: 10 September 1979

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 338344

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB6673

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200338344

Location: Burntisland

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Burntisland, Kinghorn and Western Kirkcaldy

Parish: Burntisland

Traditional County: Fife

Tagged with: Dovecote

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Late 17th century. Lean-to single chamber, lectern dovecot, rectangular-plan, random rubble with ashlar quoins, crowsteps, stepped rat-course/alighting ledge and moulded cornice. Centre door to S. Lined with stone nesting boxes.

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Although the roof has gone, the interior is in good condition.

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