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Latitude: 56.1483 / 56°8'53"N
Longitude: -3.2648 / 3°15'53"W
OS Eastings: 321515
OS Northings: 695786
OS Grid: NT215957
Mapcode National: GBR 25.JQGJ
Mapcode Global: WH6RL.TQHJ
Entry Name: Bowhill, 22 Main Street, Cemetery Lodge with Gatepiers, Gates, Boundary Walls and Railings
Listing Date: 4 October 1996
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 390223
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43652
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Lochgelly, Cardenden and Benarty
Traditional County: Fife
Earlier 20th century. Single storey, L-plan, crowstepped lodge house. Dressed, squared and snecked rubble with dressed quoins. Eaves course; stop-chamfered arrises.
W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: advanced crowstepped gable with window and relieving arch to right of centre, lower bay to outer right with pedimented dormerhead breaking eaves; advanced crowstepped porch with timber door, plate glass fanlight and windows on returns in re-entrant angle to left; further window to outer left.
N ELEVATION: crowstepped gable with bipartite window at centre below relieving arch.
E ELEVATION: low swept roof over asymmetrically disposed windows.
6-pane upper over 2-pane lower glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows. Graded grey slates; coped ashlar stacks and cans.
GATEPIERS, GATES, BOUNDARY WALLS AND RAILINGS: ashlar gatepiers with stop-chamfered arrises and moulded panel to each face, large polygonal finial with quatrefoil detail. Coped rubble and low saddleback-coped dressed rubble boundary walls with decorative cast-iron railings and gates.
Houston refers to the new cemetery at ?Shakindud? Brae on Auchterderran Road (soon after 1924).
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