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Latitude: 56.0549 / 56°3'17"N
Longitude: -3.6282 / 3°37'41"W
OS Eastings: 298699
OS Northings: 685869
OS Grid: NS986858
Mapcode National: GBR 1R.QDW2
Mapcode Global: WH5QW.72KK
Entry Name: Culross, Low Causeway, Ailie House
Listing Date: 12 January 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 359885
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24037
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages
Traditional County: Fife
18th century. 2-storey, 3-bay house. Exposed ashlar margins; eaves course; rendered.
N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical elevation. Central replacement 2-leaf door; flanking windows. 3 1st floor windows centred above.
E ELEVATION: attached to The Hollies.
S ELEVATION: partially seen; 1st floor window. 4 additions to rear; pitched to far left; single storey flat-roof to right of it; 2 2-storey extensions to right.
S ELEVATION: ground and 1st floor window to right.
12-pane timber sash and case windows to front; modern fenestration to rear. Steeply pitched swept roof; clay pantiles. Raised wallhead to W. Corniced gable apex to W; coped gable apex to E with polygonal can. Pitched pantile roof to W rear outshot; modern roofing material to other extensions.
INTERIOR: not seen, 2001.
Formerly listed as House (Mrs M Rennie). Ailie House has a steeply pitched roof, which may originally have been thatched. For brief history of Culross Burgh see Culross, The Cross, The Study.
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