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Latitude: 56.0555 / 56°3'19"N
Longitude: -3.6301 / 3°37'48"W
OS Eastings: 298578
OS Northings: 685936
OS Grid: NS985859
Mapcode National: GBR 1R.QDFQ
Mapcode Global: WH5QW.62M3
Entry Name: Culross, Sandhaven, Myrtle Bank
Listing Date: 19 July 1973
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 359837
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB23993
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages
Traditional County: Fife
Late 18th-early 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 3-bay house. Exposed coursed rubble. Blocked ashlar surrounds to windows and door.
S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical elevation. Central door; flanking windows. 3 1st floor windows.
W ELEVATION: 3 ground floor windows. 2 larger 1st floor windows. Architraves of narrower, former windows below. 2 small square attic windows.
N ELEVATION: partially seen; ground floor door to left; 2 1st floor windows.
E ELEVATION: ground floor window (former door) to left; 1st floor window to left; small square attic window above. Mint Lea attached to right.
12-pane timber sash and case windows with horns. Openings altered to W elevation. Pitched roof; kneelered gable; rounded skewputts. Corniced gable apex stacks. Replacement Roman tiles.
INTERIOR: not seen, 2001.
The 1860 map shows a building attached to the W elevation. The road which runs behind the Town-House and in front of Myrtle Bank is probably the route of one of the original roads of medieval Culross as the Firth of Forth came up to the Sandhaven area prior to reclamation in the late 19th century. For brief history of Culross Burgh see Culross, The Cross, The Study.
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