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Gilston East Mains Farmhouse and Steading

A Category B Listed Building in East Neuk and Landward, Fife

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Latitude: 56.2556 / 56°15'20"N

Longitude: -2.905 / 2°54'18"W

OS Eastings: 344025

OS Northings: 707383

OS Grid: NO440073

Mapcode National: GBR 2M.9THX

Mapcode Global: WH7SJ.B1W5

Entry Name: Gilston East Mains Farmhouse and Steading

Listing Date: 1 March 1984

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 341166

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8935

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Largo

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: East Neuk and Landward

Parish: Largo

Traditional County: Fife

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Early 19th century. 2 storeys and dormerless attic, 3 bays. Harled with painted margins. Central door with modern glazed porch. Original 12-pane glazing; slated roof, straight skews with moulded skew putts and harled brick stacks. Single storey rubble, lean-to at rear. Steading: Early 19th century. Rubble built with large droved ashlar dressings. Courtyard with 4 segmentally arched cart arches and loft over at north end. Pantiled roof. Wings piended to south. 2 parallel ranges to east and modern additions to east and north. 7 sided horse mill with rubble

piers and boarded openings. Pantiled roof with ball finial (not original). Central post now removed. Later built-in brick feeding troughs.

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