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Latitude: 56.0559 / 56°3'21"N
Longitude: -3.6253 / 3°37'31"W
OS Eastings: 298879
OS Northings: 685979
OS Grid: NS988859
Mapcode National: GBR 1R.QFHR
Mapcode Global: WH5QW.81XR
Entry Name: Culross, Low Causeway, Newgate House
Listing Date: 12 January 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 359872
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24024
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages
Traditional County: Fife
1746. 2-storey, 4-bay, L-plan house; later rear extension. Exposed ashlar margins; harling.
S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: 4 ground floor windows. Gap between 1st and 2nd bay. Carved lintel to 2nd window (former door), inscribed 'IS CM 1746'.
W ELEVATION: plain gable wall.
N ELEVATION: window (former door) to near centre; inserted glazed doors to right; 1st floor window above left. Advanced extension to left; 2 windows to N; door and window in right return.
E ELEVATION: 1st floor window to left.
Predominantly 12-pane timber sash and case windows. Shutter rebates for 2 right ground floor windows, S elevation. Replacement doors. Pitched roofs; clay tiles. Scroll skewputts. Gable apex stacks; polygonal cans.
INTERIOR: not seen, 2001.
Interesting features include scroll skewputts and carved lintel. The house stands at the bottom of Newgate, a road that led directly up to the Abbey. For brief history of Culross Burgh see Culross, The Cross, The Study.
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