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Dovecot, Glassmount House

A Category B Listed Building in Kirkcaldy, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0835 / 56°5'0"N

Longitude: -3.2133 / 3°12'47"W

OS Eastings: 324590

OS Northings: 688513

OS Grid: NT245885

Mapcode National: GBR 27.NQ1W

Mapcode Global: WH6S0.MC26

Plus Code: 9C8R3QMP+9M

Entry Name: Dovecot, Glassmount House

Listing Name: Glassmount Dovecot

Listing Date: 18 June 1973

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 342001

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9705

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kinghorn

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Burntisland, Kinghorn and Western Kirkcaldy

Parish: Kinghorn

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Probably 18th century, altered later. Small, rectangular-plan, 2-stage lectern dovecot. Rubble with slated roof. Pedimented stone dormer with 2 flight holes to centre S.

INTERIOR: ground floor potting shed; 220 wooden nesting boxes to 1st floor (entered from dormer).

Statement of Interest

Glassmount House, Conservatory, Sundial and Steading are listed separately.

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