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Latitude: 55.6523 / 55°39'8"N
Longitude: -4.8166 / 4°48'59"W
OS Eastings: 222876
OS Northings: 643455
OS Grid: NS228434
Mapcode National: GBR 32.JXS5
Mapcode Global: WH2NT.Z6J7
Plus Code: 9C7QM52M+W8
Entry Name: Seafield House, 86 Eglinton Road, Ardrossan
Listing Name: Eglinton Road Seafield (Now School)
Listing Date: 26 February 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356599
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21328
Building Class: Cultural
County: North Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran
Traditional County: Ayrshire
1st house 1820, substantially rebuilt 1858 by Thomas
Gildard, tower at rear added 1881. Scottish Baronial.
2 storeys, 5 bays to south front. Painted stugged ashlar.
Central bay with crowstepped gable, 2 flanking bays with
decorative wall head gables. Advanced western bay with
crowstepped gable and 2-storey 5-light canted bay.
Eastern bay in shallow projection with corbelled turret
in re-entrant angle; crowstepped gable. 4-storey entrance
turret in western re-entrant angle with roll-moulded
dressings to door, string courses, narrow windows, boldly
carved arms, crests and devices; nailhead decoration in
frieze; cornice, conical roof with banded patterns in the
slate; tall weather vane.
West elevation: 3 asymmetrical bays, the northern advanced
and corbelled above ground storey; crowstepped. Tall French
mansard tower with iron balcony. Slate roof. Stairhall
1st house for Mr Bartlemore; Gildard built for Mr Borron.
Tower added for Archibald Douglas.
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