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Culross, Balgownie House, Garden Building

A Category C Listed Building in Culross, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0554 / 56°3'19"N

Longitude: -3.6327 / 3°37'57"W

OS Eastings: 298416

OS Northings: 685932

OS Grid: NS984859

Mapcode National: GBR 1Q.QKTT

Mapcode Global: WH5QW.52D5

Entry Name: Culross, Balgownie House, Garden Building

Listing Date: 19 December 1979

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 359919

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24064

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Culross

County: Fife

Town: Culross

Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Possibly 17th century. Ruinous remains of roofless, rectangular-plan building. 2-storey in places. Sandstone rubble. Advanced to SW with central window. Advanced circular stair tower to right; roll and hollow moulded door in right return; blocked window to right. Remains of flue in E inner wall with niche to right. E section built on higher ground.

Statement of Interest

B-Group with Balgownie House and Boundary Walls. Formerly listed as Old Building in Garden of Balgownie House (Inchkeith Private School). The original function of this building is uncertain, it was possibly a house and/or a forge.

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