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Cairnie House

A Category B Listed Building in Kilconquhar, Fife

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Latitude: 56.2204 / 56°13'13"N

Longitude: -2.8337 / 2°50'1"W

OS Eastings: 348395

OS Northings: 703403

OS Grid: NO483034

Mapcode National: GBR 2P.D5B9

Mapcode Global: WH7SK.FXT8

Entry Name: Cairnie House

Listing Date: 1 February 1972

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 340795

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8619

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kilconquhar

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: East Neuk and Landward

Parish: Kilconquhar

Traditional County: Fife

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Shortly after 1812, probably extended a little later. 2-storey and basement asymmetrical, 4-window and central canted bay to S, east section set back; west (entrance) front has 3-window bow and cast iron balcony feature; whin rubble, droved freestone dressings and margins, diagonal shafts of chimneys replaced by Victorian fireclay columnar pots.

Statement of Interest

Built for Mrs Melville who acquired the property in that year.

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