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Former Churchyard and Keith Mausoleum, Tulliallan (excluding Scheduled Monument No 2246 'Tombstone 450m N of Windyhill')

A Category B Listed Building in West Fife and Coastal Villages, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0867 / 56°5'12"N

Longitude: -3.7045 / 3°42'16"W

OS Eastings: 294032

OS Northings: 689523

OS Grid: NS940895

Mapcode National: GBR 1N.NFQN

Mapcode Global: WH5QN.286P

Entry Name: Former Churchyard and Keith Mausoleum, Tulliallan (excluding Scheduled Monument No 2246 'Tombstone 450m N of Windyhill')

Listing Date: 19 December 1979

Last Amended: 13 March 2015

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 406136

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17130

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Tulliallan

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: West Fife and Coastal Villages

Parish: Tulliallan

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Early chapel site, walled churchyard on raised knoll with many fine 17th and 18th century carved gravestones and 1830 rectangular mausoleum to Keith family. Rubble boundary walls.

MAUSOLEUM: 1830 (dated), a simplified version of the Mar Mausoleum at Alloa, probably by James Gillespie Graham. Rectangular Gothic buttressed mausoleum; finely stugged ashlar with polished dressings, margins and buttresses. Pointed arch doorway with hoodmould to south gable, studded timber door. Small lancet to gable head, hoodmoulded with mask label stops. Buttressed blind flanks. Eaves cornice, chunky crowstepped gables, slate roof partially collapsed.

Interior: memorial tablets and slabs to Keith family.

Statement of Interest

A-group with Tulliallan Castle, Tulliallan Castle Walled Garden, Tulliallan Doocot and Blackhall Lodge (see separate listings).

An 11th century hogback stone (184cm long) located 5 metres south of the Keith Mausoleum is Scheduled Monument No 2246 and is excluded from the listing.

Statutory address and listed building record updated in 2015. Previously listed as "Former Churchyard and Keith Mausoleum, Tulliallan".

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