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68 and 70 High Street, Royal British Legion

A Category C Listed Building in Leven, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1953 / 56°11'42"N

Longitude: -2.9971 / 2°59'49"W

OS Eastings: 338227

OS Northings: 700742

OS Grid: NO382007

Mapcode National: GBR 2H.FQM3

Mapcode Global: WH7SN.YJ0Z

Entry Name: 68 and 70 High Street, Royal British Legion

Listing Date: 28 September 1999

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 393828

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46501

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Leven

County: Fife

Town: Leven

Electoral Ward: Leven, Kennoway and Largo

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Later 19th century. 3-storey and attic, 3-bay club premises with shop at ground. Polished ashlar. Mutuled cornice incorporating lunette; blocking course. Stone transoms and mullions.

SE (HIGH STREET) ELEVATION: modern shop to ground floor. Slightly advanced, pilastered centre bay to each floor above with corniced 6-light transomed window to 1st floor and tripartite window to 2nd floor giving way to 3-light lunette breaking eaves into mansard roof. Flanking bays each with 6-light transomed window to 1st floor and tripartite window to 2nd, panelled outer pilasters, and pedimented dormer windows set-back behind deep cornice.

4-pane and plate glass glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows; fixed display windows to ground. Grey slates. Ashlar-coped skews and cast-iron downpipes with decorative rainwater hoppers.

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