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42 South Street, St Andrews

A Category A Listed Building in St Andrews, Fife

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Latitude: 56.3393 / 56°20'21"N

Longitude: -2.7918 / 2°47'30"W

OS Eastings: 351147

OS Northings: 716604

OS Grid: NO511166

Mapcode National: GBR 2R.4GQZ

Mapcode Global: WH7S0.2XVM

Plus Code: 9C8V86Q5+P7

Entry Name: 42 South Street, St Andrews

Listing Name: 40 (A-H), 42 South Street, South Court.

Listing Date: 28 April 1959

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 386636

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB40676

Building Class: Cultural

Also known as: 40 (A-H), 42 South Street, South Court

ID on this website: 200386636

Location: St Andrews

County: Fife

Town: St Andrews

Electoral Ward: St Andrews

Traditional County: Fife

Tagged with: House Residential building

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15th to 17th cent. 3-storey, 4-window and centre chimney,
harled with chamfered margins, moulded pend, Martin armorial
panel; 3-storey in court, swept heads 2nd floor. S-W wing
c. 1580, part of arcade now exposed; large bay window and
other alterations George Rae 1862 for Principal J.D. Forbes;
3-storey crowstepped S gable, R-doric columned doorpiece
with segmentally pedimented window over; interior work of
note. Renovated 1970-73.

Statement of Interest

Had 1st floor hall, remains of painted decoration and oak

boarded ceiling, exposed in 1970.

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