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53 Greenfield Avenue, the Lodge Including Gatepiers, Railings and Boundary Wall

A Category B Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.4367 / 55°26'12"N

Longitude: -4.6457 / 4°38'44"W

OS Eastings: 232718

OS Northings: 619049

OS Grid: NS327190

Mapcode National: GBR 39.ZDZK

Mapcode Global: WH2PW.LMZ1

Entry Name: 53 Greenfield Avenue, the Lodge Including Gatepiers, Railings and Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 5 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357091

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21687

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Description

Circa 1829, with later additions. Single storey, asymmetric-plan classical gate lodge. Squared sandstone and harl (to rear). Base course; timber bracketed eaves with paired mutules.

NE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: advanced distyle unfluted Greek Doric entrance porch; glazed timber door; letterbox fanlight; flanking single windows; pentice porches over.

NW (SIDE) ELEVATION: single window; pentice porch over.

SW AND SE ELEVATIONS: not seen 1999.

Timber sash and case windows. Slate roof; timber bracketed eaves; twin central octagonal stacks; single coped stacks to rear; circular cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

GATEPIERS, RAILINGS AND BOUNDARY WALL: square-plan gatepiers, low coped boundary wall to entrance elevation, spear-headed railings atop

Statement of Interest

B-Group with 22 Mount Charles Crescent, Mount Charles and Mount Charles Walled Garden (see separate listings). Gate lodge to Mount. Notable for its classical detailing, including the columned entrance porch, double mutuled eaves and pentice porches.

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