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High Street Old Anti-Burgher Kirk to the Rear of 122-126 and 128 High Street

A Category C Listed Building in Leslie, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.2029 / 56°12'10"N

Longitude: -3.206 / 3°12'21"W

OS Eastings: 325277

OS Northings: 701799

OS Grid: NO252017

Mapcode National: GBR 27.F5PV

Mapcode Global: WH6RF.QCJ4

Entry Name: High Street Old Anti-Burgher Kirk to the Rear of 122-126 and 128 High Street

Listing Date: 10 September 1979

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 382368

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB37312

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Leslie

County: Fife

Town: Leslie

Electoral Ward: Glenrothes North, Leslie and Markinch

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

William and James Gardener and John Jellson, dated 1744 on lintel. Altered single storey, 3-bay rectangular plan random rubble meeting house of anti-seceeders now used as joiner's workshop. Some long and shortwork ashlar dressings.

S ELEVATION: 2 regular window bays at centre and right, door at left enlarged to form garage entrance.

N ELEVATION: door to right with dated lintel, window to left. Broad gables to E and W.

INTERIOR: ogival canopy sounding board to pulpit made by Peter Wilkie in 1745; chains below site of gallery reputedly used for the punishment of sinners.

Corrugated asbestos roof, stepped ashlar skews with beak skewputts, block finial bases at gableheads.

Statement of Interest

This building was in use until 1860 when the congregation moved to the West United Presbyterian Church, now the Trinity Church.

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