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Latitude: 56.0564 / 56°3'22"N
Longitude: -3.6274 / 3°37'38"W
OS Eastings: 298748
OS Northings: 686028
OS Grid: NS987860
Mapcode National: GBR 1R.QF1B
Mapcode Global: WH5QW.71XG
Entry Name: Culross, Kirk Street, Coachman's Cottage
Listing Date: 19 July 1973
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 359900
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24050
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages
Traditional County: Fife
From later 17th century. 2-storey, 3-bay house; 2-bay wing to N; rectangular-plan. Harled; stone surrounds; early 19th century pilastered doorpiece.
W (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: 2-storey section to right; central window (former door); corniced, pilastered ashlar doorpiece; foliate medallions. Metal boot scrape to left of former door. Ground floor window to left and right. Small window/former chute to far left. Single 1st floor windows to left and right of door, hugging eaves. Lower section to far left; window (former door) to right; chamfered surrounds; small window to left. Swept, harled wall extends westwards, stone coping; replacement decorative metal pedestrian gate.
N ELEVATION: not seen, 2001.
E ELEVATION: central door; flanking windows; 3 1st floor windows. Modern porch to centre. 2-bay wing to N; door to left; 2 windows to right; modern dormer window wholly in roof.
S ELEVATION: attached to Snuff Cottage; raggles of former building visible.
Predominantly 12-pane timber sash and case windows. Pitched roofs; clay pantiles. Gable end stacks to house and W wing.
INTERIOR: not seen, 2001.
Thought to date from 1670 (Pride), Coachman's Cottage was privately restored in the 1950's. For brief history of Culross Burgh see Culross, The Cross, The Study.
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