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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
Entry Name: Culross, 5 Tanhouse Brae
Listing Date: 12 January 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 359898
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24048
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages
Traditional County: Fife
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.
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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