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5 Tanhouse Brae, Culross

A Category B Listed Building in Culross, Fife

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Latitude: 56.0559 / 56°3'21"N

Longitude: -3.6279 / 3°37'40"W

OS Eastings: 298717

OS Northings: 685977

OS Grid: NS987859

Mapcode National: GBR 1R.QDXX

Mapcode Global: WH5QW.71PT

Plus Code: 9C8R394C+9R

Entry Name: 5 Tanhouse Brae, Culross

Listing Name: Culross, 5 Tanhouse Brae

Listing Date: 12 January 1972

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 359898

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24048

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200359898

Location: Culross

County: Fife

Town: Culross

Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages

Traditional County: Fife

Tagged with: House

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17th century. 2-storey, 2-bay house. Harled. Painted chamfered window and door surrounds.

NW (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: central door; window to right. Small square window above door; 1st floor window to right. Threshold stone overlies open street drain.

NE ELEVATION: attached to Shoemaker's Cottage.

SE ELEVATION: not seen, 2001.

SW ELEVATION: attached to Tanbrae House.

4-pane and 2-pane timber sash and case windows. Timber panelled door. Pitched roof; slates. Raised skews. Curved skewputt to SW. Gable apex stacks; replacement to NE; polygonal and circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen, 2001.

Statement of Interest

Raised skews indicate that the roof level or its pitch has been lowered. There may be an opening to the left in the principal elevation which has been covered by the harling. For brief history of Culross Burgh see Culross, The Cross, The Study.

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