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|Address||High Street, Falkland|
|Other names||Old Post Office|
|Date||Early 19th century|
|See map||Map T (8); Map D (24)|
|OS grid ref||NO 25285 07427|
|Latitude & longitude||56°15′20″N 3°12′21″W|
Maspie House is a shop in Falkland High Street, between Saddlers and St Andrew's House.
|HES listing details|
|Reference: LB31258||Date: 01/12/1971||Category: B|
High Street, Old Post Office (Miss Middleton) including garden walls
Early 19th century Georgian Gothick 2-storey and basement 3-window (centre bipartile) ashlar, hoodmoulded windows and doorpieces of Langley pattern, Crenellated parapet, slated.
|Statement of special interest
Built for Provest [sic] Francis Deas (d 1857) father of the law lord Sir George Deas.
Post office, Gift shop.
"Then, the Old Post Office, a charming early C19 toy fort, the colonetted doorpieces taken from Batty Langley."
"The Gift Shop (former post office), early 19th century, is blatantly Gothic with timid battlements."
- ↑ HES record for LB31258
- ↑ Gifford, Fife, page 87.
- ↑ Pride, Kingdom of Fife, page 87.