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3 Barns Street, Ayr

A Category B Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4607 / 55°27'38"N

Longitude: -4.6343 / 4°38'3"W

OS Eastings: 233538

OS Northings: 621692

OS Grid: NS335216

Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y3JN

Mapcode Global: WH2PW.S0DL

Plus Code: 9C7QF968+77

Entry Name: 3 Barns Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 3 Barns Street Including Railings

Listing Date: 5 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356797

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21500

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Mid 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 4-bay house forming part of terrace. Polished ashlar. Vermiculated base course; 1st floor cill course; cornice; blocking course. Cill blocked, shouldered ground floor windows; architraves to 1st floor windows.

N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: architraved doorpiece to outer left; corniced and block-pedimented pilastered doorpiece to left; timber doors; rectilinear-pattern letterbox fanlights to both (additional lower letterbox fanlight to outer left entrance); 2 single windows to right; regular fenestration at 1st floor (window to outer left blind). Piended dormer to outer right at attic.

12-pane timber sash and case windows at ground and 1st floor, 16-pane at attic. Grey slate roof; rooflight; stone skews; gablehead stack to right; circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1998.

RAILINGS: spear-headed iron railings to entrances.

Statement of Interest

Nos 1-29 (Inclusive Nos, no No 13 and 30, 32 and 54 Fullarton Street) form B Group. The N side of Barns Street formed Ayr's first regular terrace development (Dodd, p358).

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