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Latitude: 55.4626 / 55°27'45"N
Longitude: -4.6349 / 4°38'5"W
OS Eastings: 233510
OS Northings: 621908
OS Grid: NS335219
Mapcode National: GBR 39.XX0S
Mapcode Global: WH2PP.SY3N
Plus Code: 9C7QF978+23
Entry Name: 52-54 Fort Street, Ayr
Listing Name: 52 and 54 Fort Street
Listing Date: 10 January 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356954
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21581
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Earlier 19th century. 2-storey with attic and basement, 7-bay pair of near rectangular-plan houses. Painted render to W elevation. Base course; eaves course; cornice; blocking course. Cills to window openings; ribbed at 1st floor.
W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: consoled cornices to block-pedimented paired doorpieces to 4th and 5th bays; no exterior doors; 2 single windows aligned above at 1st floor. Regular fenestration at ground and 1st floors to remaining bays (basement openings to right). 4 canted dormers at attic.
12-pane timber sash and case windows at ground and 1st floors; plate glass at attic. Grey slate roof; stone skews (cranked to S); corniced gablehead stacks.
INTERIORS: not seen 1998.
A good remaining example of earlier 19th century architecture, drawing on the classical tradition. Later additions adjoining to outer left and right.
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