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Sundial, Glassmount House

A Category C Listed Building in Kirkcaldy, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0838 / 56°5'1"N

Longitude: -3.2118 / 3°12'42"W

OS Eastings: 324681

OS Northings: 688548

OS Grid: NT246885

Mapcode National: GBR 27.NQCN

Mapcode Global: WH6S0.MBRY

Plus Code: 9C8R3QMQ+G7

Entry Name: Sundial, Glassmount House

Listing Name: Glassmount Sundial

Listing Date: 10 September 1973

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 342002

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9706

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 early 18th century. Small cubic sundial on 3-tier plinth; eroded dial faces giving way to stepped cap with scalloped carving, gnomon/finial missing.

Statement of Interest

The present Glassmount House dates from the 19th century, but the nearby dovecot is probably 18th century. Both these and the conservatory and steading are listed separately.

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