|Address||High Street, Falkland|
|OS grid ref||NO 25340 07414|
|Latitude & longitude||56°15′12″N 3°12′24″W|
|HES listing details|
|Reference: LB31274||Date: 01/12/1971||Category: A|
Dated NM AO 1610 at lintel. 2-storey and dormerless attic 4-window ashlar, thatched; moulded openings, inscribed panel, small blind attic window under eaves.
|Statement of special interest
Inscription: AL PRAISE TO GOD AND/THANKIS TO THE MOST/EXCELLENT MONARCHE/GREAT BRITAINE OF WH/OSE PRINCELIE LIBERA/LITIE THIS IS MY POR/TIOVNE: DEO LAVS/ ESTO FIDYS/ADEST MERCES/NICOLL MONCRIEF.
Nicol Moncrief was King's Averiman.
"Moncrief House, dated 1610 on the door lintel, built for James VI's servant Nicol Moncrief. ..."
"Moncreif House, High Street, 1610, is the only remaining thatched house in Falkland. ..."