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Latitude: 55.4604 / 55°27'37"N
Longitude: -4.6289 / 4°37'43"W
OS Eastings: 233878
OS Northings: 621645
OS Grid: NS338216
Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y4SF
Mapcode Global: WH2PW.V0YT
Entry Name: 237-241 (Odd Nos) High Street
Listing Date: 10 January 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357002
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21619
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
William Cowie, 1904. 4-storey, 2-bay Edwardian Renaissance tenement block, with commercial ground floor premises. Polished red ashlar. Modillion shopfront cornice; modillion main cornice. Pedimented canted bay to left; pilaster strips framing; cartouches frame 3rd floor windows to left. Segmental pediment to keystoned 2nd floor window to left; architraves; sculpted apron.
E (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central entrance to modern shopfront at ground to left; modern glazed door; letterbox fanlight; square-headed close to right. Regular fenestration of tripartite windows to all floors of bay to left, bipartite windows to 1st and 2nd floors of bay to right, tripartite window at 3rd floor.
Timber sash and case windows (4- and 6-panes to upper sashes). Grey slate roof; stone skews; brick gablehead stacks; circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
B Group with Nos 219-223 (Odd Nos), 225-231 (Odd Nos), and 233 and 235 High Street (see separate list descriptions). Close to outer right at ground, cornice and roofline mutual with Nos 233 and 235.
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