Listed Building

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Status: Removed


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Date Added
Date Removed:
Local Authority
Planning Authority
NO 45309 3520
345309, 703520

Removal Reason

Dual designation


Ruin of rectangular-plan, pre-reformation church with 17th/18th century north transept aisle, and possible 18th century session house in re-entrant angle to east. All rubble-built with ashlar dressings. Church has round-headed door at left of south elevation: various other

openings, all blocked, including round-headed window on west gable, decorative 17th century birdcage belfry above, ball-finialed and supported on squared balusters. Moulded pointed-headed credence over aumbry on north wall, recessed piscina on south wall opposite. Round-headed keystoned door with pilastered jambs to north gable of aisle. Some interesting 17-18th century headstones. Rubble-built

graveyard walls, with square, rubble-built, corniced and ball-finialed gatepiers, raised at south west corner to support 1890 Lorimer family mural monument, Sir Robert Lorimer, architect: ashlar, decorated with crests and shaped reeded architrave with rosettes.

Statement of Special Interest

Scheduled Monument 12 December 2001.



RCAHM, INVENTORY OF FIFE 1933. p222 No 441.

About Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

The only legal part of the listing is the address/name of site. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing and if a number or name is missing from a listing address it may still be listed. Listing covers both the exterior and the interior and any object or structure fixed to the building. Listing can also cover structures not physically attached but which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect current legislation.

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