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22 Mount Charles Crescent Including Boundary Wall

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.4342 / 55°26'3"N

Longitude: -4.6461 / 4°38'46"W

OS Eastings: 232677

OS Northings: 618774

OS Grid: NS326187

Mapcode National: GBR 39.ZLW1

Mapcode Global: WH2PW.LNRY

Entry Name: 22 Mount Charles Crescent Including Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357090

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21686

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Description

Later 18th century. Single storey with loft-openings, 5-bay former stables, courtyard-plan. Rubble built; squared to entrance elevation. Square-headed window openings.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: advanced central pedimented bay; elliptical-arched central entrance with keystone; recessed glazed timber door with sidelights; timber panelled fanlight; quatrefoil to pediment. Pair of single windows at ground and loft height flanking.

SW, NW AND NE ELEVATIONS: not seen 1999.

Modern glazing. Slate roof with tiled ridge. Cast-iron rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

BOUNDARY WALL: low rubble boundary wall encloses site.

Statement of Interest

B-Group with Mount Charles, Mount Charles Walled Garden and 53 Greenfield Crescent (see separate listings). Converted stable block to Mount Charles. The original Mount Charles was built for Charles Dalrymple of Orangefield in the later 18th century, with a new frontage and wing added in 1829.

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