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43 and 45 Townsend Place with Boundary Walls

A Category C Listed Building in Kirkcaldy, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1143 / 56°6'51"N

Longitude: -3.157 / 3°9'25"W

OS Eastings: 328150

OS Northings: 691886

OS Grid: NT281918

Mapcode National: GBR 29.LQPX

Mapcode Global: WH6RV.GLW2

Entry Name: 43 and 45 Townsend Place with Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 27 February 1997

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 390793

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44100

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kirkcaldy

County: Fife

Town: Kirkcaldy

Electoral Ward: Kirkcaldy East

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Later 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 3-bay house closing terrace to E. Squared and snecked rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings. Base and eaves courses. Stone mullions and chamfered arrises.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Bay to centre with pilastered and block pedimented doorcase and deep-set panelled timber door with plate glass fanlight; canted and corniced tripartite windows to flanking bays. Window to centre above with bipartite windows in flanking bays and piended, canted tripartite dormer windows over outer bays.

W ELEVATION: broad gable with window to left of centre at each floor, and blank flat-roofed bay to outer left.

Small-pane and 4-pane glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows. Coped ashlar stacks with some cans and ashlar-coped skews.

BOUNDARY WALLS: low saddleback-coped and semicircular-coped rubble boundary walls.

Listed particularly for integrity of form and end of irregular terrace position.

Statement of Interest

Listed particularly for integrity of form and end of irregular terrace position.

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