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Latitude: 56.0555 / 56°3'19"N
Longitude: -3.6268 / 3°37'36"W
OS Eastings: 298787
OS Northings: 685931
OS Grid: NS987859
Mapcode National: GBR 1R.QF61
Mapcode Global: WH5QW.8263
Entry Name: Culross, Low Causeway, Eley House Including Garden Wall
Listing Date: 12 January 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 359868
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24020
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages
Traditional County: Fife
From 1624; later alterations. 2-storey, 3-bay house; single storey wing to W; rear lean-to; modern (late 20th century) rear porch. Harled elevations.
S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical elevation; central door; flanking windows. 3 1st floor windows centred above, at eaves. 2 windows to left wing.
W ELEVATION: house gable; 1st floor window to left. 2 windows to porch to left; plain gable to W wing.
N ELEVATION: Lean-to to right; window to left. Lean-to to left advanced further; window to right. Replacement windows. Modern porch to right; door.
E ELEVATION: 1st floor only seen; plain gable wall.
12-pane timber sash and case windows. Replacement timber and glazed doors. Pitched roof; replacement clay pantiles. Rear roof extends over later additions. Crowstepped gables to original house; gabled apex stacks.
INTERIOR: modernised late 20th century.
Low rubble wall to front, E & W; curved at corners. Droved face to ashlar coping stones; central timber gate.
Very thick outer walls. Although gutted; the exterior retains its original appearance and character. Eley House has crowstepped gables and pitched pantiled roof and a 2-storey, 3-bay arrangement, features which are typical of many of Culross' small burgh houses. Eley House date information from deeds, courtesy of the owner. For brief history of Culross Burgh see Culross, The Cross, The Study.
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