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Latitude: 56.0749 / 56°4'29"N
Longitude: -3.4675 / 3°28'2"W
OS Eastings: 308753
OS Northings: 687866
OS Grid: NT087878
Mapcode National: GBR 1Y.P6YZ
Mapcode Global: WH5QR.QK0S
Plus Code: 9C8R3GFM+X2
Entry Name: 58 Buffies Brae, Dunfermline
Listing Name: 58 -62 (Even Nos) Buffies Brae
Listing Date: 10 March 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 394267
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46884
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Dunfermline Central
Traditional County: Fife
Early 19th century with alterations. Pair of 2 single storey and attic terraced cottages (that to N 2 dwellings) built into sloping land; lower cottage (No 58) stepped down at slightly lower level; both with coped gables with scrolled skewputts with diamond pattern decoration. Coursed stugged sandstone, painted white to principal (N) elevation; harled to E elevation (No 58); ashlar dressings. Eaves band and eaves cornice to principal elevation; architraved openings (those to No 58 are slightly stopped at upper corner of jambs).
N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: central entrance to both cottages; both with 4-panel timber doors and narrow rectangular fanlights. Flanking outer windows to each cottage; 2nd window to left to No 58; small inserted window to right to No 60. Later inserted boxed dormer to centre to No 58.
W ELEVATION: attic window to right of gable end.
E ELEVATION: blank.
Mainly 4-pane horned timber sash and case windows (aluminium dormer). Grey slate roofs. Partially removed gablehead stacks at either end of terrace and one (rebuilt in brick) to E of No 60-62.
INTERIORS: not inspected (1999).
Nos 60-62 are slightly more intact with earlier type of architrave to windows. Steeply pitched roofs and wide spacing of openings indicate an early date.
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