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17 Charlotte Street, Ayr

A Category B Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4624 / 55°27'44"N

Longitude: -4.6369 / 4°38'12"W

OS Eastings: 233382

OS Northings: 621893

OS Grid: NS333218

Mapcode National: GBR 39.XWH1

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.RY5T

Plus Code: 9C7QF967+X7

Entry Name: 17 Charlotte Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 17 Charlotte Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356873

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21543

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Later 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 3-bay corner-site house. Painted ashlar. Base course; eaves course; cornice; blocking course; architraves and cill blocks to window openings; cornices to ground floor windows.

N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: cavetto-splayed arched doorpiece to outer left; decorative consoled cornice; steps to recessed timber door; fanlight; single window aligned above at 1st floor. Regular fenestration to bays to right. Single off-centre canted dormer at attic.

4-pane timber sash and case windows (stained glass to lower panes of 1st floor window to outer left). Grey slate roof; stone skews; corniced gablehead stacks; circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1998.

Statement of Interest

Charlotte Street was laid out to the South side of the Citadel parallel with the North side of Wellington Square, its South side sharing a back lane (Mews Lane). The building stands to the right of Nos 3-15 (Odd Nos) and provides an interesting example of Victorian building, with Nos 3-15 (Odd Nos) being of early 19th century origin.

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