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Bow Of Fife Free Church

A Category C Listed Building in Monimail, Fife

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Latitude: 56.3033 / 56°18'11"N

Longitude: -3.1004 / 3°6'1"W

OS Eastings: 332008

OS Northings: 712862

OS Grid: NO320128

Mapcode National: GBR 2C.6ZBQ

Mapcode Global: WH6QX.BTWP

Plus Code: 9C8R8V3X+8V

Entry Name: Bow Of Fife Free Church

Listing Name: Bow of Fife Church

Listing Date: 1 March 1984

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349093

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15466

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200349093

Location: Monimail

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Cupar

Parish: Monimail

Traditional County: Fife

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Gillespie and Scott, 1898, incorporating church of 1844, enlarged 1912. Romanesque, 3-bay, rectangular hall church. Front stugged coursers with polished dressings, gabled, round-headed entrance door with hood-mould. Triple round-headed windows above, 3-stage, tower to left, belfry in

upper stage, double round-headed openings with louvres, corbelled parapet with corner spouts enclosing octagonl red-tiled spire with weather-cock. East side, coursed rubble, each bay single round-headed window with stepped buttresses between. Choir room 1912?, joined to church by flat-roofed walk, single storey, rectangular, stugged, snecked rubble with polished dressings; mullioned three light window to north; piended slate roof. West side: 2-bay aisle, 1912, under main roof,

3 close spaced cusped lancets to each bay, buttresses between. Transept, dated 1912; gable to west mullioned 3-light window and stepped weather-table.

INTERIOR: gallery to north, arcade to west aisle, organ in transept. Pulpit and panelling 1912, pews 1898. Gated family pew with gothic detailed bench ends, in north east corner.

Statement of Interest

Foundation stone laid 3.12.1843 West End forms a B group In ecclesiastical use.

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