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Rosaburn House, Arran Heritage Museum, Rosaburn, Brodick

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

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Latitude: 55.5836 / 55°35'0"N

Longitude: -5.1613 / 5°9'40"W

OS Eastings: 200851

OS Northings: 636748

OS Grid: NS008367

Mapcode National: GBR FFMY.QMB

Mapcode Global: WH1MQ.PXGG

Plus Code: 9C7PHRMQ+CF

Entry Name: Rosaburn House, Arran Heritage Museum, Rosaburn, Brodick

Listing Name: Brodick, Rosaburn, Arran Heritage Museum, Rosaburn House

Listing Date: 28 January 1994

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 346583

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB13429

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200346583

Location: Kilbride

County: North Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran

Parish: Kilbride

Traditional County: Buteshire

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Earlier-mid 19th century; slightly later addition. Single storey and attic, rectangular-plan house. Coursed rubble, harled front and gable, white painted; slate roof. 4-pane sash and case windows to ground floor (one 6-pane to rear), painted margins to front, piended dormers to front with modern 2-pane sash and case glazing. Velux-type rooflights.

Coped, harled end stacks.

FRONT ELEVATION: panelled door at 2nd bay from right with shallow finialled and gabled porch, window to left and right, 2 dormers and rooflight above; window, dormer and rooflight to addition at left. Modern window to right return gable.

REAR ELEVATION: 2 windows to right; modern box dormer to centre,

2 rooflights.

Statement of Interest

This building houses the caretaker's house, administrative centre and tearoom of the Arran Heritage Museum. The building forms an L-plan with the Former School and Smiddy, and with these buildings makes up a B group. The former Pladda lighthouse mechanism and optic is dismantled and stored at the museum. There is a reconstructed horse mill mechanism in the garden to the front of the house.

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