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Latitude: 55.4536 / 55°27'13"N
Longitude: -4.6311 / 4°37'52"W
OS Eastings: 233707
OS Northings: 620901
OS Grid: NS337209
Mapcode National: GBR 39.YJ86
Mapcode Global: WH2PW.T6W0
Plus Code: 9C7QF939+FG
Entry Name: Elgin House, 29 Midton Road, Ayr
Listing Name: 29 Midton Road, Elgin House Including Gatepiers and Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 10 January 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357051
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21664
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Later 19th century. Single storey and attic cottage on corner site. Coursed sandstone rubble. Base course; timber eaves; painted strip margins.
SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central square-headed entrance; timber door; split letterbox fanlight; labelmould over. Tripartite window to right; tripartite window to attic aligned above, timber boarding to gable. Canted window bay to left; single window aligned above at attic.
NE ELEVATION: gabled, window set in gablehead, bays adjoining to right not seen 1999.
NW ELEVATION: not seen 1999.
SW ELEVATION: asymmetrical; 2-bay; gabled bay advanced to left, tripartite window to centre of ground floor with hoodmould, window set in gablehead above; bipartite window with hoodmould to bay to right.
Timber sash and case windows. Slate roof; central ridge stack; polygonal cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: not seen 1999.
GATEPIERS AND BOUNDARY WALL: square-plan painted stone gatepiers; low coped boundary wall enclosing site; modern fencing atop.
Notable for its timber eaves and the retention of its lying-pane glazing, this corner site cottage stands opposite the St Columba's Church (see separate list description). Modern garage to N of site.