Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Perth And Kinross
Planning Authority
Perth And Kinross
NO 12023 4671
312023, 704671


Early 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 4-bay hotel. Painted stugged squared rubble with painted margins. Eaves course. Segmental-headed carriage arch.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: 3 bays to right symmetrical with semicircular steps up to 2-leaf panelled timber door at centre, canted 5-light oriel windows in flanking bays and regular fenestration abutting eaves at 1st floor, canted slate-roofed dormers over outer bays with small cast-iron rooflight to centre. Bay to outer left with boarded timber door to deep-set carriage arch and 5-light oriel window above

W ELEVATION: gabled elevation with raggle (evidence of lower gabled bay) and narrow bay to left with blocked opening at ground and window above. Ancillary (see below) abutting at outer left.

Plate glass glazing in timber sash and case windows, top-opening and casement windows to oriels. Purple slates. Coped droved ashlar stacks with thackstanes and cans; ashlar-coped skews. Cast-iron downpipe with decorative rainwater hopper and fixings.

INTERIOR: bar modernised but with plain cornices.

ANCILLARY STRUCTURE: rectangular-plan, slated rubble ancillary (converted to dwelling) with boarded timber door and small horizontal window to ground S and further small window high up in gablehead. W elevation with variety of elements including tiny opening to right, door to left and window to centre all at 1st floor.

Statement of Special Interest

Milnathort is listed by Groome as a 'little market town', with a railway station, two hotels and the only grain market in the county of Kinross as well as weekly stock sales. Forms group with neighbouring 2-6 South Street and contributes to the streetscape.



Groome's GAZETTEER VOL, p33. N Haynes PERTH & KINROSS (2000), pp231-2.

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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