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Rose Cottage, Auchencairn, Arran

A Category B Listed Building in Ardrossan and Arran, North Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.5051 / 55°30'18"N

Longitude: -5.1022 / 5°6'7"W

OS Eastings: 204184

OS Northings: 627851

OS Grid: NS041278

Mapcode National: GBR FGS5.1PJ

Mapcode Global: WH1N4.LWLM

Plus Code: 9C7PGV4X+24

Entry Name: Rose Cottage, Auchencairn, Arran

Listing Name: Isle of Arran, Whiting Bay, Auchencairn, Rose Cottage

Listing Date: 8 August 1995

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 338473

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB6773

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200338473

Location: Kilbride

County: North Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran

Parish: Kilbride

Traditional County: Buteshire

Tagged with: Cottage

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Probably 18th century. Long single storey cottage built on falling ground with sloping roof ridge. Whitewashed rubble construction, corrugated metal roof. Gable stack to road elevation, single ridge stack.

FRONT ELEVATION: timber lean-to porch to centre right, door to right,

2 windows to left.

REAR ELEVATION: single bay addition to centre right, various openings.

INTERIOR: not seen.

Statement of Interest

Rose Cottage is one of very few remaining vernacular buildings of its type on Arran. It may originally have consisted of a cottage and attached byre.

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