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87 Kinghorn Road with Outbuilding and Boundary Walls

A Category B Listed Building in Burntisland, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0625 / 56°3'44"N

Longitude: -3.2263 / 3°13'34"W

OS Eastings: 323739

OS Northings: 686193

OS Grid: NT237861

Mapcode National: GBR 27.Q14M

Mapcode Global: WH6S0.DWW9

Entry Name: 87 Kinghorn Road with Outbuilding and Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 24 November 1972

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 358504

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22838

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Burntisland

County: Fife

Town: Burntisland

Electoral Ward: Burntisland, Kinghorn and Western Kirkcaldy

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Early 19th century. 2-storey with attic, 3-bay, house in classical terrace. Ashlar with base course, eaves cornice and blocking course; architraved windows with window and doorhead cornices at ground.

S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Centre deep-set panelled door with 3-pane fanlight and windows in flanking bays, regular windows at 1st floor, modern rooflight at centre above with splayed, piend-roofed dormer windows to right and left.

N ELEVATION: window to right of centre and outer right, part-glazed door to left of centre with modern single storey extension to outer left; large stair window between floors, window to right and left at 1st floor.

12- and 16-pane glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows, plate glass with coloured border in stair window. Grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with cans and ashlar coped skews.

INTERIOR: part-glazed vestibule door with coloured glass border (matching stair window), archway resting on Doric columns, winding stair (stone treads to 1st floor) with decorative cast-iron balusters and wooden handrail. Decorative cornicing and 1st floor drawing room ceiling with foliate centre rose and geometric design plasterwork. Fire surrounds of carved timber.

OUTBUILDING AND BOUNDARY WALLS: stone wash-house with sloping roof and ashlar stack. Low saddleback-coped boundary wall to S, coped rubble boundary walls to N, E and W.

Statement of Interest

Nos 45-95 Kinghorn Road known formerly as Craigholm Crescent.

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