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Bonnygate, Temple Knowe Garden House

A Category B Listed Building in Cupar, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.3207 / 56°19'14"N

Longitude: -3.0156 / 3°0'56"W

OS Eastings: 337281

OS Northings: 714714

OS Grid: NO372147

Mapcode National: GBR 2H.5LH6

Mapcode Global: WH7S2.ND6C

Entry Name: Bonnygate, Temple Knowe Garden House

Listing Date: 8 January 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 360121

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24239

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Cupar

County: Fife

Town: Cupar

Electoral Ward: Cupar

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

1761-66. Hexagonal single-storey building, dressed ashlar to
front with droved ashlar flanks and rubble north face. Arched
door to south with voussoirs and thin belt at eaves. Former
door to north west with external stair (removed mid 20th
century) and window to south east long since blocked. Later
wooded flattish roof with asbestos covering. Stone-paved
floor and wooden seating on 5 sides (partly removed).
Approached up steps from north terrace with bee-boles.

Statement of Interest

Garden house known as the Temple Garden enclosed by rubble

walls about 10ft minimum height, east and west walls dating

from 1761-66, north end rebuilt mid 20th century using original

stones.

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