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Scotscraig, Gateway and Walled Gardens

A Category A Listed Building in Ferry Port On Craig, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.4429 / 56°26'34"N

Longitude: -2.9024 / 2°54'8"W

OS Eastings: 344464

OS Northings: 728224

OS Grid: NO444282

Mapcode National: GBR VM.K1S7

Mapcode Global: WH7RK.DB54

Entry Name: Scotscraig, Gateway and Walled Gardens

Listing Date: 8 August 1973

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 341251

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9004

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ferry Port On Craig

County: Fife

Civil Parish: Ferry Port On Craig

Unitary Authority Ward: Tay Bridgehead

Traditional County: Fife

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Description

Gateway dated 1667, semi-circular arch with quoins and voussoirs pulvinated alternately, keystone has cartouche with arms and initials of Archbishop Sharp and pendant. Gable of old house survives with remains of moulded chimneypieces. South garden embanked and terraced with whalebone arch at S terrace and 3 bee boles in S wall N garden has simple rubble walls of impressive height.

Statement of Interest

Scheduled Ancient Monument, No 5180.

Chiefly for gateway. Historic Interest.

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