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26-28 (Even Nos) Maygate

A Category C Listed Building in Dunfermline, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0708 / 56°4'14"N

Longitude: -3.4629 / 3°27'46"W

OS Eastings: 309028

OS Northings: 687407

OS Grid: NT090874

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y.PG0R

Mapcode Global: WH5QR.SN6X

Entry Name: 26-28 (Even Nos) Maygate

Listing Date: 10 March 2000

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394309

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46920

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dunfermline

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Dunfermline Central

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Earlier 19th century, altered. 3-storey; 4-bay; terraced tenement block with ground floor shopfront. Coursed, dressed, droved sandstone (painted to ground floor) with droved ashlar dressings to principal (S) elevation; harled to rear. Base course; eaves band to principal elevation; roll-moulded openings to ground floor.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: pair of entrances to centre of ground floor shopfront (probably 2 shops originally); both with 2-leaf panelled timber doors with glazed upper panels and 2-light rectangular fanlights. Flanking shop windows. Entrance to vennel to outer right. Late 20th century bracketed timber fascia to shopfront. Regular fenestration with window to each bay to upper floors.

N ELEVATION: semicircular-plan stairtower to centre. Additions to right.

12-pane timber sash and case windows to upper floors of principal elevation; single fixed frames to ground floor shopfront. Grey slate roof. Flanking ridge stacks; that to W brick with band course; that to E coursed sandstone with moulded cornice; round cans.

Statement of Interest

Does not appear to exist on Wood's plan. A reasonably intact late Georgian street frontage with alterations to ground floor.

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