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1 East Fergus Place and South Fergus Place with Gazebo and Boundary Walls and Railings

A Category B Listed Building in Kirkcaldy, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1095 / 56°6'34"N

Longitude: -3.1638 / 3°9'49"W

OS Eastings: 327718

OS Northings: 691361

OS Grid: NT277913

Mapcode National: GBR 29.M35X

Mapcode Global: WH6RV.CPNQ

Entry Name: 1 East Fergus Place and South Fergus Place with Gazebo and Boundary Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 27 February 1997

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 390686

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44007

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kirkcaldy

County: Fife

Town: Kirkcaldy

Electoral Ward: Kirkcaldy Central

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Later 19th century. 3-bay, single storey and raised basement, rectangular-plan villa, converted to offices. Dressed ashlar with squared and snecked rubble, and ashlar dressings. Band courses, eaves cornice and blocking course. Stone mullions.

S (PRINCIPAL, SOUTH FERGUS PLACE) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Broad stone steps with flanking decorative cast-iron railings lead to pedimented doorcase with fluted, Doric columns and deep-set panelled timber door with plate glass fanlight. Full-height, block-pedimented, canted tripartite windows in flanking bays over canted basement bays with windows to centre light only.

E (EAST FERGUS PLACE) ELEVATION: 3 windows to basement, bipartite window to centre and further window to right at ground floor.

W ELEVATION: window to left of centre and lean-to outbuilding to right in basement, 2 windows to left at ground.

N ELEVATION: asymmetrical fenestration including basement door to centre and window above.

4-pane and plate glass glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Cavetto-coped ashlar wallhead stacks.

INTERIOR: partly seen 1996. Decorative cornices and panelled soffits to principal rooms.

GAZEBO AND BOUNDARY WALLS: polygonal gazebo (openings blocked) with decorative grey slates and cast-iron finial. Coped rubble boundary walls.

Statement of Interest

An 1895 map labels this building as Fergus Lodge.

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