History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

4-18 (Even Nos) Doctor's Row off Rosslyn Street

A Category C Listed Building in Kirkcaldy, Fife

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 56.1335 / 56°8'0"N

Longitude: -3.1328 / 3°7'58"W

OS Eastings: 329691

OS Northings: 693996

OS Grid: NT296939

Mapcode National: GBR 2B.KJ5C

Mapcode Global: WH6RV.V3CB

Entry Name: 4-18 (Even Nos) Doctor's Row off Rosslyn Street

Listing Date: 21 January 1997

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 390546

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43892

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kirkcaldy

County: Fife

Town: Kirkcaldy

Electoral Ward: Kirkcaldy East

Traditional County: Fife

Find accommodation in


Late 18th - early 19th century. Short terrace of 7, 2-storey (possibly formerly single storey) pantiled houses. S elevations of Nos 4, 6 and 10 coursed over random rubble, No 4 cement render and No 10 dry dash; all random rubble to N. Raised stone margins. Eaves lintel course. Quoin strip to NW, droved quoins to SE and SW.

S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: No 14 with timber door to centre at ground, window in bay to left and small window to right, 2 windows to 1st floor. No 12 with 2 doors to centre, windows in flanking bays and 3 windows to 1st floor. No 10 with part-glazed timber door in bay to right, small window to centre and further window to left, 2 windows to 1st floor. No 12 with 2 boarded timber doors to right, window to left and 2 windows to 1st floor. No 4 with windows to outer bays at ground, forestair from right to 1st floor centre door and windows in flanking bays.

N (SCHOOL LANE) ELEVATION: variety of openings including large garage door to No 4. (See Notes).

E (ROSSLYN STREET) ELEVATION: largely blank with window to left of centre at 1st floor.


Timber sash and case windows to No 4 1st floor, and No 6; top-opening timber windows to No 14; unless stated otherwise all other openings blocked. Pantiles with slate eaves easing course to No 10, small section or corrugated iron to No 4. Coped ashlar stacks to Nos 6/10, 10/12 and 14; coped brick stacks to Nos 4 and 16/18; some clay cans. Ashlar coped skews with moulded skewputts to No 4; thackstanes.

Statement of Interest

The traditional and vernacular character of this terrace is enhanced by the irregularity of traditional pantiles. School Lane, to the rear of the cottages, boasts a fine cobbled surface.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.