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Barnsmuir Farmhouse and Steading

A Category B Listed Building in Kilrenny, Fife

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Latitude: 56.2474 / 56°14'50"N

Longitude: -2.6533 / 2°39'11"W

OS Eastings: 359613

OS Northings: 706286

OS Grid: NO596062

Mapcode National: GBR 2X.B9V7

Mapcode Global: WH8TS.67SJ

Entry Name: Barnsmuir Farmhouse and Steading

Listing Date: 29 September 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 341212

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8975

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kilrenny

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: East Neuk and Landward

Parish: Kilrenny

Traditional County: Fife

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Later 18th century, with later 19th century additions. Double courtyard plan. South range symmetrical with farmhouse at centre linked by screen-walls to gables of East and West range. Farmhouse: 3 bay, 2 storey and attic, coursed rubble with droved dressings, centre door with fanlight masked by modern porch, later 19th century advanced bay to right with canted bay window and piended roof. Slated roof with straightskews to front and crowsteps to rear, rectangular end stacks with cavetto cornices. Southgable of west range: rubble with drove dressings, centre (blocked) window. Straight skews and square ashlar end stack. South gable of East range similar, harled. Courtyard ranges of steading: single storey and single storey with loft over, segmental headed cart-sheds; mid and north ranges have central segmental headed pends. Rubble with droved ashlar dressings pantiled roofs. South courtyard partly infilled with later single-storey rubble and pantile ranges.

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Modern buildings to east not included.

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