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Latitude: 56.0711 / 56°4'16"N
Longitude: -3.4617 / 3°27'42"W
OS Eastings: 309104
OS Northings: 687441
OS Grid: NT091874
Mapcode National: GBR 1Y.PG89
Mapcode Global: WH5QR.SNRN
Plus Code: 9C8R3GCQ+F8
Entry Name: 5 Guildhall Street, Dunfermline
Listing Name: 5 Guildhall Street, Somewhere else
Listing Date: 10 March 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 394299
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46910
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Dunfermline Central
Traditional County: Fife
1898 rebuilding of earlier structure; re-fronted by John Houston 1910; minor later 20th century alterations to ground floor . 2-storey public house with pedimented 3-bay Edwardian Baroque street (E) front. Street elevation of sandstone ashlar, painted at ground floor level; harled with sandstone ashlar dressings elsewhere. Moulded 1st floor cill band to E (street) and S elevations; dentilled cornice to ground floor and moulded band course above 1st floor windows to street elevation; eaves band to N and S elevations. Pedimented 1st floor windows with moulded architraves to street elevation.
E (STREET) ELEVATION: flanking outer entrances; panelled folding timber door with ventilated rectangular fanlight to that to left; replacement timber door to right. Large central window in between. Fascia board above with flanking pedimented outer stone brackets. 1st floor bays divided by pilasters (panelled at lower level). Central 2-light window with column supporting bracket as mullion (continued as pilaster to bolection-moulded frieze above and below cill); open-topped pediment above with fleur-de-lys motif at centre adjoins band course. Segmental pediment to flanking outer windows. Shaped pediment above with moulded band course across central bay; miniature semicircular pediment at apex; miniature pediments above flanking outer pilasters to outer bays.
S ELEVATION: 2 entrances with replacement timber doors to left; 3 windows above.
2-pane timber sash and case windows, apart from large multi-pane fixed light replacement window to street (E) elevation. Grey slate roof.
INTERIOR: ground floor modernised.
Exterior intact; only alteration appears to be replacement of large 6-light mullioned window to ground floor of street elevation with multi-pane single light window of same dimensions.
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