Basic Site Details

Name: Kinghorn redevelopment
Town, district or village: Kinghorn
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Kinghorn Redevelopment Scheme  
Item 2 of 2Kinghorn Town Centre Plan  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Castle Wynd  
Item 2 of 2High Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 314 October 1960 Scheme acceptedKinghorn Town Council has approved a plan for 45 houses, 30 shops - including a self-service grocery store and a first-storey store of similar size above it - and a children's playground to be built in the town centre in three phases; demolition has begun; four shops and grocery store to be built in Phase 1; 5 more shops in Phase 2 of construction per Builder p721
Item 2 of 319621966Build/construction 
Item 3 of 316 February 1968 Scheme accepted177,000 redevelopment scheme involving bank, police office, 46 houses and garages has been granted approval


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4Frank SprosonArchitectA19621966 
Item 2 of 4Frank SprosonArchitectA19621966 
Item 3 of 4Wheeler & SprosonArchitectural practiceA19621966 
Item 4 of 4Donald McInnesArchitectA19651966 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p601

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder14 October 1960  'Town Centre Plan' p721
Item 2 of 2Building16 February 1968  p242