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Former School, Arran Heritage Museum, Rosaburn, Brodick

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

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Latitude: 55.5835 / 55°35'0"N

Longitude: -5.1611 / 5°9'40"W

OS Eastings: 200859

OS Northings: 636737

OS Grid: NS008367

Mapcode National: GBR FFMY.QPK

Mapcode Global: WH1MQ.PXHJ

Plus Code: 9C7PHRMQ+9G

Entry Name: Former School, Arran Heritage Museum, Rosaburn, Brodick

Listing Name: Brodick, Rosaburn, Arran Heritage Museum, Former School, Including Telephone Kiosk

Listing Date: 28 January 1994

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 346582

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB13428

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200346582

Location: Kilbride

County: North Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran

Parish: Kilbride

Traditional County: Buteshire

Tagged with: Architectural structure Museum building

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Dated 1777. Single storey, rectangular-plan former school, now converted to garage and adjoining Rosaburn House and the Smiddy. White painted rubble, slate roof, ashlar-coped skew.

FRONT ELEVATION: boarded door to right, 3 rooflights; paired boarded garage doors at left return gable.

REAR ELEVATION: single window to left, smiddy advanced to right. INTERIOR: large room, with smaller room incorporated into Rosaburn House tearoom.

TELEPHONE KIOSK: Standard K6 telephone kiosk designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, 1935, relocated here as an exhibit.

Statement of Interest

The building is probably the oldest surviving school building on Arran. The date is roughly inscribed on a stone at the centre of the front elevation. Forms part of a B group with Rosaburn House, Smiddy, Roadside Cottage, Cottage and Stable.

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