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Dysart, 42 East Quality Street

A Category B Listed Building in Kirkcaldy, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1266 / 56°7'35"N

Longitude: -3.1226 / 3°7'21"W

OS Eastings: 330312

OS Northings: 693222

OS Grid: NT303932

Mapcode National: GBR 2C.KSJR

Mapcode Global: WH6RW.08BL

Entry Name: Dysart, 42 East Quality Street

Listing Date: 28 January 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 381215

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB36436

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kirkcaldy

County: Fife

Town: Kirkcaldy

Electoral Ward: Kirkcaldy East

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Circa 1800. 3-storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan house converted to offices. Stone-cleaned ashlar and coursed rubble. Base and eaves courses.

NW (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Door with plate glass fanlight to centre, windows in flanking bays and regular fenestration to each floor above.

SE (REAR) ELEVATION: symmetrical fenestration, including small slat-hung dormer windows over outer bays.

SW (CROSS STREET) ELEVATION: flat-roofed extension (not included in this listing) to ground; windows to outer left at 1st and 2nd floors, and small window to left in gablehead.

NE ELEVATION: largely blank with small blocked opening to right in gablehead.

Modern glazing. Grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks; ashlar-coped skews; cast-iron downpipe with decorative rainwater hopper to NW.

Statement of Interest

Reinstatement of traditional glazing would greatly enhance this building.

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