Eden Valley Linen Works
|Name||Eden Valley Linen Works|
|Address||Eden Valley Row, Freuchie|
|Architect||Robertson & Orchar|
|OS grid ref||NO 28477 06963|
|Latitude & longitude||56°14′59″N 3°09′21″W|
Eden Valley Linen Works is a former linen factory in Eden Valley Row, Freuchie, now converted to residential accommodation.
|HES listing details|
|Reference: LB49305||Date: 27/06/2003||Category: B|
Freuchie, Eden Valley Row, Former Eden Valley Linen Works Including Gate Piers And Boundary Walls
Probably by Robertson & Orchar, circa 1864. 2-storey, 16-bay former linen works. Long, ordered elevation with regular fenestration broken by 2 segmentally arched cart entrances. Squared and snecked stugged sandstone with rusticated ashlar masonry to quoins, arched cart entrance surrounds and vertical margins which define the first and last 3 bays. Flush droved long and short surrounds to windows. Ashlar eaves course and cornice. Further sandstone rubble buildings attached to rear. ...
|Statement of special interest
In use as a Linen Works until around the time of the Second World War. Recently used as a mushroom factory. Important as a reminder of the once prominent linen industry in Fife and notable for its little altered principal elevation. ...
"... Georgian survival but with rusticated quoins breaking the front into a ten-bay centre and three-bay ends."
"Linen Mill, Eden Valley Row. Unobtrusive symmetrical block, 16 bays long, including two arched cart entries: now warehouse."