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Latitude: 56.1399 / 56°8'23"N
Longitude: -3.0885 / 3°5'18"W
OS Eastings: 332456
OS Northings: 694661
OS Grid: NT324946
Mapcode National: GBR 2D.K232
Mapcode Global: WH6RP.JXHZ
Entry Name: West Wemyss, 12 and 13 Coxstool with Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 11 December 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 350462
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB16677
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Buckhaven, Methil and Wemyss Villages
Traditional County: Fife
18th century, possibly incorporating earlier fabric; renovated late 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 3-bay merchants' house. Harled with stone margins and quoins.
E (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: 2 windows to ground floor with boarded timber door to outer right; 2 windows to 1st floor and small pedimented dormer window with thistle finial over centre. Lower recessed wing to outer right with forestair to small porch at 1st floor left and small window to right, crowstepped gable to outer right.
S ELEVATION: gabled elevation with 3 regularly disposed windows to each floor.
W ELEVATION: plain rubble bay to outer right; window to centre at each floor, and small window in bay to left also at each floor; lower wing to outer left with window to ground and bipartite window to 1st floor. Later round-arched opening abutting beyond to left.
9- and 12-pane glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows. Coutra tiles. Coped harled stack with cans and thackstanes, and ashlar-coped skews with moulded skewputts.
BOUNDARY WALLS: low coped rubble boundary walls.
Group with the Belvedere Hotel and Nos 3-4 Coxstool. Property of Wemyss Properties Ltd.
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