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Monument To West Of Walled Garden, Melville House

A Category B Listed Building in Monimail, Fife

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Latitude: 56.3145 / 56°18'52"N

Longitude: -3.1377 / 3°8'15"W

OS Eastings: 329718

OS Northings: 714144

OS Grid: NO297141

Mapcode National: GBR 2B.631V

Mapcode Global: WH6QW.SK13

Plus Code: 9C8R8V76+QW

Entry Name: Monument To West Of Walled Garden, Melville House

Listing Name: Melville House Monument to West of Walled Garden

Listing Date: 1 March 1984

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349071

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15449

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Monimail

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Howe of Fife and Tay Coast

Parish: Monimail

Traditional County: Fife

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Erected after 1865. Tall, battered, square column with stepped base, on pedestal; projecting flat pyramidal cap with acroteria. Polished ashlar.

Statement of Interest

Erected by Alexander, 6th Earl of Leve and Melville in memory of his daughters, Marianne (died 1823) and Lucy (died 1865). Column inscribed on each face with Biblical texts.

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