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Lundin Tower

A Category B Listed Building in Leven, Kennoway and Largo, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.2153 / 56°12'55"N

Longitude: -2.9706 / 2°58'14"W

OS Eastings: 339899

OS Northings: 702948

OS Grid: NO398029

Mapcode National: GBR 2J.DJKL

Mapcode Global: WH7SP.B1NL

Entry Name: Lundin Tower

Listing Date: 1 March 1984

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 341188

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8955

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Largo

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Leven, Kennoway and Largo

Parish: Largo

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Late 16th/early 17th century with many later alterations. 6 stage rubble stair tower but with chambers on the 2 upper floors. Of the stairs only the ones in the eastern turret leading to the upper floors are original. The tower is parapeted with crenellated angle turrets at the south east

and south west; these are corbelled at the upper floors. A variety of openings of various dates including a Y-traceried window to upper-most chamber. Single storey polygonal projection to south with ogee headed openings and crenellated parapet of 19th century date.

Statement of Interest

Formerly part of Old Lundin House demolished 1876.

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