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Old Power House, Ardrossan Harbour

A Category B Listed Building in Ardrossan, North Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.6396 / 55°38'22"N

Longitude: -4.8178 / 4°49'4"W

OS Eastings: 222747

OS Northings: 642053

OS Grid: NS227420

Mapcode National: GBR 32.KPV4

Mapcode Global: WH2NT.YHZY

Plus Code: 9C7QJ5QJ+RV

Entry Name: Old Power House, Ardrossan Harbour

Listing Name: Ardrossan Harbour Old Power House,

Listing Date: 14 April 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356598

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21327

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ardrossan

County: North Ayrshire

Town: Ardrossan

Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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1892. Single storey building originally housing 3 boilers
producing hydraulic power for the harbour. Red engineering
brick with sandstone dressings, slate roof with red tile
ridge. Side elevations have 3 round-arched windows.
Pedimented gable end with square Italianate tower to right
originally housing the hydraulic ram. Modern clock set
in recessed panel. Bracketted cornice.

Statement of Interest

Opened 12 April 1892 together with Eglinton Dock

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