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1 Greyfriars Garden and Chestney House, 149 Market Street.

A Category B Listed Building in St Andrews, Fife

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Latitude: 56.3405 / 56°20'25"N

Longitude: -2.7986 / 2°47'55"W

OS Eastings: 350727

OS Northings: 716742

OS Grid: NO507167

Mapcode National: GBR 2R.4F63

Mapcode Global: WH7RZ.ZWHP

Entry Name: 1 Greyfriars Garden and Chestney House, 149 Market Street.

Listing Date: 23 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 386938

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB40894

Building Class: Cultural

Location: St Andrews

County: Fife

Town: St Andrews

Electoral Ward: St Andrews

Traditional County: Fife

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1841. 2-storey and attic, 3-window to Greyfriars Garden, ashlar and slate with consoled cornices at 1st floor windows, 2 canted dormers; painted ground floor shops.

Statement of Interest

Laid out subject to conditions but without architectural superintendence. Proposed 15th August 1834, remitted to committee which reported 3rd September 1834. Advertised, but by 20th February 1835 only 2 feus had been taken. On 8th July 1836 feuars on side petitioned to have W side set apart for gardens and this was agreed to on 19th August. Proposal to narrow width of the street was reversed 25th November 1836. (Town Council Minutes).

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