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Latitude: 56.1098 / 56°6'35"N
Longitude: -3.1589 / 3°9'31"W
OS Eastings: 328026
OS Northings: 691389
OS Grid: NT280913
Mapcode National: GBR 29.M492
Mapcode Global: WH6RV.GP0H
Entry Name: 114 High Street Bank of Scotland
Listing Date: 16 October 1981
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 381087
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB36328
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Kirkcaldy Central
Traditional County: Fife
Peddie & Kinnear, 1887, altered at ground 1929, 1st and 2nd floors 1946, and late 20th century. 3-storey, 4-bay, piend-roofed classical palazzo style bank building with flatted accommodation above. Polished ashlar (rusticated at ground) and squared rubble. Base course, corniced frieze and 1st floor cill course, dividing course and mutuled eaves cornice. Architraved windows, round-arched arcade, pedimented windows to 1st floor with pulvinated friezes, lugged windows with moulded aprons to 2nd floor; voussoirs.
N (HIGH STREET) ELEVATION: ground floor arcaded with steps up to deep set glazed doors in outer bays flanking windows with cash dispensing machines in inner bays, piers banded at impost level and rusticated voussoirs, full width festooned frieze above. Regular fenestration to 1st and 2nd floors and deeply projecting mutuled cornice above.
4-pane glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows with fixed glass glazing to ground. Grey slates. Ashlar coped squared rubble stacks with cans and cast-iron downpipes with decorative rainwater hoppers.
Formerly The British Linen Bank. The 1946 Dean of Guild Record is for conversion of the "house over bank into 2 houses".
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