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Latitude: 56.2493 / 56°14'57"N
Longitude: -2.889 / 2°53'20"W
OS Eastings: 345007
OS Northings: 706664
OS Grid: NO450066
Mapcode National: GBR 2M.BBWQ
Mapcode Global: WH7SJ.L6G1
Entry Name: Gilston House
Listing Date: 1 March 1984
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 349129
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15495
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: East Neuk and Landward
Traditional County: Fife
Later 19th century. 2-storey mansion house with classical details incorporating fabric of earlier house to north. Polished ashlar, earlier fabric harled. Symmetrical south front, 5 bays with giant angle clasping pilasters, central bay slightly advanced, taller and pedimented. Round-headed carved oak door with fanlight and sidelights behind Ionic-columned and balustraded porch: Venetian window above.
Windows with apron panels in architraves linked to plinth at ground and to string at 1st floor: consoled pediment to ground floor windows. Pierced balustrades with terminal urns. Corniced stacks and piended and platform slate roof. East and west elevations similarly detailed;
3 bays, with tripartites to outer bays.
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