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74, 76 and 76a High Street

A Category C Listed Building in Leven, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1954 / 56°11'43"N

Longitude: -2.9968 / 2°59'48"W

OS Eastings: 338242

OS Northings: 700758

OS Grid: NO382007

Mapcode National: GBR 2H.FQP7

Mapcode Global: WH7SN.YJ3W

Entry Name: 74, 76 and 76a High Street

Listing Date: 28 September 1999

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 393830

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46502

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Leven

County: Fife

Town: Leven

Electoral Ward: Leven, Kennoway and Largo

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Late 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay small terrace of shops with arcaded curtain wall window to 1st floor restaurant. Harled with stone cills. Ground floor fascia band and cornice, 1st floor cill course and eaves cornice. Segmental-headed windows and timber mullions.

SE (HIGH STREET) ELEVATION: No 76A with traditional shop front, incanted doorway and pilastered display window; Nos 74 and 76 with modern shopfront and 1st floor with continuous arcaded window of 13 lights (grouped 5-4-4) with dividing pilasters, further single light clasping return to left.

Plate glass glazing in timber sash and case windows at 1st floor, fixed display windows to ground. Grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with cans and ashlar-coped skews.

Statement of Interest

This is a good example of a High Street frontage with an interesting arcaded 1st floor.

List description and address revised 2010.

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