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Latitude: 55.4609 / 55°27'39"N
Longitude: -4.629 / 4°37'44"W
OS Eastings: 233870
OS Northings: 621702
OS Grid: NS338217
Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y4R5
Mapcode Global: WH2PW.V0WF
Plus Code: 9C7QF96C+99
Entry Name: 211-217 High Street, Ayr
Listing Name: 211-217 (Odd Nos) High Street
Listing Date: 10 January 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356995
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21613
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Mid 19th century to left (3 bays), with alterations by Murdoch and Lockhart, 1909 to right (4 bays). 3-storey, 7-bay (grouped 3-4) Beige ashlar. Freestyle tenement with modern shop at ground floor. 2nd floor cill course; finialled wallhead balustrade flanked by dies and supporting scrolls. Moulded windows; corniced at 1st floor to 3-bay group to left; central window pedimented.
E (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: modern shop at ground floor; 2 pairs of 2-leaf glazed doors to entrance to right. Pilaster strips frame central 2 bays to 4-bay group to right, rising to finialed balustrade. 2 single windows at 1st and 2nd floors; single windows flanking at 2nd floor only; regular fenestration at 1st and 2nd floors to 3-bay group to left.
4-pane timber sash and case windows to left, timber casement glazing to right. Grey slate roof; coped stacks; circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
Part of ground floor shop included in Nos 207 and 209 (see separate list description). 1905 photograph in OLD AYR shows earlier 2-storey building to 4-bays to right, and classical form to 3-bays to left, as yet unaltered to match later building to right. Now forms part of Kyle Shopping Centre.