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Doonholm Road, Doonholm Estate, North Lodge Including Gatepiers, Railings and Boundary Wall

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.4274 / 55°25'38"N

Longitude: -4.6264 / 4°37'35"W

OS Eastings: 233894

OS Northings: 617966

OS Grid: NS338179

Mapcode National: GBR 49.031W

Mapcode Global: WH2PW.XV35

Entry Name: Doonholm Road, Doonholm Estate, North Lodge Including Gatepiers, Railings and Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356917

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21571

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Description

Earlier 19th century. Single storey, 2-bay, asymmetrical-plan gate lodge forming N entrance to Doonholm Estate. Coursed, squared sandstone and render. Base course; deep eaves; splayed corner angles.

W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: advanced pedimented entrance to left; timber door; narrow window to return to left; 3-light window with deep window hood to right.

N (DOONHOLM ROAD) ELEVATION: 2-bay. Window openings to advanced bay to left and recessed bay to right; deep window hoods.

E AND S ELEVATIONS: not seen 1999.

Predominantly small-paned timber windows. Slate piend roof; coped pitch stacks; circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

GATEPIERS, RAILINGS AND BOUNDARY WALL: square-plan gatepiers with chamfered angles; spear-headed railings atop low coped boundary wall.

Statement of Interest

Good example of a classical gate lodge, with its distinctive pedimented entrance and chamfered corner angles. See Ayr Parish listing for listing of Doonholm House.

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