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Latitude: 55.465 / 55°27'53"N
Longitude: -4.6285 / 4°37'42"W
OS Eastings: 233924
OS Northings: 622157
OS Grid: NS339221
Mapcode National: GBR 39.XQWC
Mapcode Global: WH2PP.WW4V
Plus Code: 9C7QF97C+XJ
Entry Name: 2 George Street, Ayr
Listing Name: 2 George Street
Listing Date: 10 January 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356963
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21587
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Earlier 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay building on corner-site, with commercial premises at ground floor, forming part of terrace. Painted coursed sandstone. Base course; eaves course; cornice; blocking course.
Architraves to 1st floor windows.
NW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: glazed timber door to right; shop windows to left; regular fenestration at 1st floor.
SW (RIVER TERRACE) ELEVATION: large shop window at ground to left, 3 smaller shop windows to right; regular fenestration at 1st floor (wider spaced than NW elevation).
Shop windows at ground floor; lying-pane glazing. Grey slate roof; corniced wallhead and gablehead stacks; polygonal cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
Good example of earlier 19th century architecture, important for its siting near the Auld Brig (see separate list description). Adjacent to Nos 4-20 George Street (see separate list description), No 2 is further distinguished by the retention of its lying-pane glazing.