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Dysart, 10 West Port and 2 Townhead

A Category C Listed Building in Kirkcaldy, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1261 / 56°7'34"N

Longitude: -3.1248 / 3°7'29"W

OS Eastings: 330173

OS Northings: 693169

OS Grid: NT301931

Mapcode National: GBR 2B.L5XN

Mapcode Global: WH6RV.Z84Z

Entry Name: Dysart, 10 West Port and 2 Townhead

Listing Date: 10 September 1979

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 381209

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB36430

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kirkcaldy

County: Fife

Town: Kirkcaldy

Electoral Ward: Kirkcaldy East

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

18th century. Single storey and attic, pantiled cottage on ground falling to SE. Colour-washed rubble with painted stone margins.

SW (WEST PORT) ELEVATION: window to right of centre, small windows in flanking bays with tiny windows above close to eaves; 2 large rooflights above. Out of character window slapping to outer left and adjacent modern window to right.

NW (TOWNHEAD) ELEVATION: deep-set door to left of centre with window to outer left and corniced stone balustrade above, blank gabled bay to right.

Small-pane glazing pattern to right at SW; plate glass glazing in modern top-opening windows elsewhere. Pantiles with slate eaves easing course to steeply-pitched roof. Coped ashlar and painted stacks with some cans; ashlar-coped skews.

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