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Kingsbarns Parish Church the Square and Main Street

A Category B Listed Building in Kingsbarns, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.2995 / 56°17'58"N

Longitude: -2.6594 / 2°39'34"W

OS Eastings: 359287

OS Northings: 712086

OS Grid: NO592120

Mapcode National: GBR 2X.72GQ

Mapcode Global: WH8TD.3XVN

Entry Name: Kingsbarns Parish Church the Square and Main Street

Listing Date: 23 November 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 340912

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8718

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kingsbarns

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: East Neuk and Landward

Parish: Kingsbarns

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Lowest stage of tower late 17th century, relic of 1631 church; ashlar, arched and keyblocked doorpiece, scroll buttresses to 2nd stage perhaps of later date. Church rebuilt probably mid 18th century, considerable alterations John Corstorphine and James Hewit 1789 and again, John

Corstorphine 1797. Substantial rebuilding 1810-11, E and W gables demolished and rebuilt etc., Robert Balfour, architect, John Corstorphine executant. Plain T-plan, harled rubble. Interior since recast and refurnished. Top stage of tower and octagonal slated spire George Rae, 1865-6.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such.

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