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Spanish Cottage and Datie Mill

A Category B Listed Building in Kinghorn, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1078 / 56°6'27"N

Longitude: -3.1883 / 3°11'18"W

OS Eastings: 326189

OS Northings: 691192

OS Grid: NT261911

Mapcode National: GBR 28.M3NS

Mapcode Global: WH6RV.0R02

Entry Name: Spanish Cottage and Datie Mill

Listing Date: 10 September 1979

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 341994

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9700

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kinghorn

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Burntisland, Kinghorn and Western Kirkcaldy

Parish: Kinghorn

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

SPANISH COTTAGE: earlier 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay, piend-roofed cottage. Rubble with raised dressed quoin strips and margins.

N ELEVATION: advanced gabled bay to centre with window (former door?) in moulded surround, tiny window in gablehead and further windows in flanking bays. Modern veranda (see below) to right of centre.

W ELEVATION: window in bay to left of centre and modern 2-leaf small-pane door to right. Full-width modern veranda on timber posts and dwarf walls.

E AND N ELEVATIONS: not seen 1999.

Small-pane horizontal glazing patterns; all windows with external louvered shutters. Grey slates. Dressed ashlar polygonal ridge stacks. Overhanging eaves with carved bargeboards.

DATIE MILL: 18th century. Piended and pantiled, rubble, single and 2-storey, L-plan mill with diamond-pattern casement windows.

Statement of Interest

Spanish Cottage was formerly listed as Datie Mill Cottage. Datie Mill was originally spelt Daughty's Mill.

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