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Latitude: 55.4579 / 55°27'28"N
Longitude: -4.6301 / 4°37'48"W
OS Eastings: 233791
OS Northings: 621368
OS Grid: NS337213
Mapcode National: GBR 39.YBHG
Mapcode Global: WH2PW.V2CR
Plus Code: 9C7QF959+4X
Entry Name: 5 Miller Road, Ayr
Listing Name: 1-5 (Odd Nos) Miller Road Including Gatepiers and Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 10 January 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357064
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21673
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Later 19th century. 2-storey, 6-bay mirrored pair of villas. Painted coursed sandstone (rubble to sides). Base course; 1st floor cill course; eaves course; cornice; blocking course.
N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central pilastered, corniced and block-pedimented doorpiece to each villa; timber doors; letterbox fanlights; single windows flanking at ground floor; regular fenestration at 1st floor.
Plate glass and 8-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; stone skews; gablehead and ridge stacks; circular and polygonal cans.
INTERIORS: not seen 1998.
GATEPIERS AND BOUNDARY WALL: tall, square-plan gatepier to vehicular entrance to left; pair of gatepiers to right; low coped boundary wall enclosing entrance elevation.
Miller Place (as it was originally named, after Provost Hugh Miller) was laid out as a turnpike road in 1846, but houses were not erected until the 1850s/1860s.