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Latitude: 56.1377 / 56°8'15"N
Longitude: -3.1131 / 3°6'47"W
OS Eastings: 330923
OS Northings: 694450
OS Grid: NT309944
Mapcode National: GBR 2C.K8L3
Mapcode Global: WH6RP.4ZVM
Plus Code: 9C8R4VQP+3Q
Entry Name: Gatepiers And Lodge, West Entrance, Wemyss Castle
Listing Name: Wemyss Castle Policies, West Entrance, Dysart Lodge, Gatepiers, Gates and Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 10 September 1979
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353413
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19127
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Kirkcaldy East
Traditional County: Fife
Probably Robert Lorimer, later 19th century incorporating earlier fabric. Single storey and attic, 3-bay, rectangular-plan crowstepped entrance lodge. Harl with stone cills. Harled stacks. All openings blocked; steeply pitched roof now derelict.
SW (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: door to centre at ground floor with window in bay to right and 2 windows to left; 3 regularly disposed windows above breaking eaves into crowstepped dormerheads.
GATEPIERS AND GATES: flat-coped and cavetto corniced, square-section, banded ashlar gatepiers flanking carriage entrance and outer pedestrian entrances; cross-banded timber gates.
BOUNDARY WALLS: ashlar-coped rubble boundary walls.
Property of Wemyss Estate Trustees. Robert Lorimer designed the more elaborate but similar gatepiers and lodge at Wemyss Castle's East Entrance.
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