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Town Hall Glasgow Street

A Category B Listed Building in Ardrossan, North Ayrshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6432 / 55°38'35"N

Longitude: -4.8114 / 4°48'41"W

OS Eastings: 223164

OS Northings: 642431

OS Grid: NS231424

Mapcode National: GBR 32.KK8D

Mapcode Global: WH2NV.2F37

Entry Name: Town Hall Glasgow Street

Listing Date: 14 April 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356535

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21267

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ardrossan

County: North Ayrshire

Town: Ardrossan

Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Description

Stugged pink masonry, white ashlar dressings; 2 battlemented bowed projections to right and left; centre doorway in shallow projection has Gothic decoration, round headed windows, paired in bows, with square dripmoulds; 1 storey battlemented flanking wings, crowstepped gabled addition to extreme right; chimneys topped by ornamental "Tudor" pots. Battlemented gate piers with Gothic panels.

1970s additions to left and right.

Statement of Interest

This building is a significant addition to the streetscape of this main thoroughfare in Ardrossan town centre. It is depicted on the 1st Edition Map as Grahame's Castle and was originally a private house.

The later addition to the right is Ardrossan Civic Centre; to the left is an Indoor Bowling Hall.

List description updated as part of the Theatres Thematic Study, 2010.

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