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Pitcullo Castle

A Category A Listed Building in Leuchars, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.3622 / 56°21'43"N

Longitude: -2.9509 / 2°57'3"W

OS Eastings: 341350

OS Northings: 719280

OS Grid: NO413192

Mapcode National: GBR 2K.330P

Mapcode Global: WH7RX.NC10

Entry Name: Pitcullo Castle

Listing Date: 17 October 1973

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 341070

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8857

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Leuchars

County: Fife

Civil Parish: Leuchars

Unitary Authority Ward: Tay Bridgehead

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Late 16th century, L-plan, with tower added at SE 17th century producing U-plan S front; 3-storey and attic rubble built, corbelled turret stair in W re-entrant angle, stone roofed corbelled turret SW; stair turret at centre N corbelled to square at top, upper part remodelled with lean-to roof 18th century. Vaulted ground floor, E half has basement.

Statement of Interest

Consent for restoration of original L-plan house and demolition of SE 17th century addition 1968. Former item 491 (Pitcullo House, C Wilson 1852) almost completely demolished and item 492 deleted.

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