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4 and 6 High Street

A Category C Listed Building in Leven, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1938 / 56°11'37"N

Longitude: -2.9986 / 2°59'54"W

OS Eastings: 338129

OS Northings: 700577

OS Grid: NO381005

Mapcode National: GBR 2H.FQ9R

Mapcode Global: WH7SN.XL84

Entry Name: 4 and 6 High Street

Listing Date: 28 September 1999

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 393825

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46499

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Leven

County: Fife

Town: Leven

Electoral Ward: Leven, Kennoway and Largo

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Mid to later 19th century, altered at ground. 3-storey and attic, 4-bay shop with small tenement above. Stugged ashlar (part-painted) with stone cills. Eaves course.

SE (HIGH STREET) ELEVATION: modern shops to ground, chamfered angle to outer right; 4 windows to each floor above, those to bays 1, 2 and 3 at 1st floor with decorative cast-iron balconies; 3 rounded, slated dormer windows above.

4- and 12-pane glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows, fixed? plate glass glazing to 1st floor outer right and dormers. Grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with some cans, and ashlar-coped skews.

Statement of Interest

Good traditional High Street frontage above ground where reinstatement of the few missing sash and case windows would enhance the property. Consent for improvement of shop front and display of canopy sign has been granted but not yet implemented. (August 1999).

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