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Dutch Mill House, Alloway, Ayr

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4253 / 55°25'31"N

Longitude: -4.6342 / 4°38'3"W

OS Eastings: 233392

OS Northings: 617755

OS Grid: NS333177

Mapcode National: GBR 49.07UH

Mapcode Global: WH2PW.SWDS

Plus Code: 9C7QC9G8+48

Entry Name: Dutch Mill House, Alloway, Ayr

Listing Name: Alloway (Off), Dutch Mill House

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356764

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21483

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Early 19th century, with later additions. 2-storey, 4-bay L-plan former mill house. Rubble. Painted margins to window openings.

W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: grouped 1-4. 2-leaf glazed timber entrance to left of 3-bay (early 19th century) section, single window aligned above at 1st floor; regular fenestration to remaining bays to right. Bipartite window at ground floor, single window at 1st floor to single bay advanced section (mid 19th century) to left.

S ELEVATION: central single window at ground floor.

N AND E ELEVATIONS: not seen 1999.

Plate glass and 4-pane timber sash and case windows. Slate roof; stone skews; gablehead and ridge stacks; circular cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

Statement of Interest

Mill house to adjacent former mill. Its name writes John Strawhorn, derives from its (supposed) construction by a company from Holland who bought a lead mine at Brown Carrick Hill.

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