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8 New Bridge Street, Ayr

A Category B Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4648 / 55°27'53"N

Longitude: -4.632 / 4°37'55"W

OS Eastings: 233697

OS Northings: 622143

OS Grid: NS336221

Mapcode National: GBR 39.XXR7

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.TXG0

Plus Code: 9C7QF979+W5

Entry Name: 8 New Bridge Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 8 and 10 New Bridge Street

Listing Date: 5 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357099

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21694

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Early 19th century. 3-storey and attic, 4-bay (bay to outer left on quadrant corner). Painted ashlar. Pilasters divide bays to shopfronts at ground floor; mutual shopfront fascia; eaves course; cornice; blocking course. Architraved margins to window openings; decorative cill pendants; additional cornices to 1st floor windows.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: off-centre timber door; decorative letterbox fanlight; central entrances to flanking shopfronts; 2-leaf timber doors; letterbox fanlights (infilled to left). Regular fenestration at upper floors. 2 segmental-headed dormers to outer right and left at attic.

SW (SIDE) ELEVATION: single shop window to right at ground; regular fenestration at all floors to quadrant corner to outer right (see above).

W (BOAT VENNAL) ELEVATION: 3-bay. Regular fenestration to outer bays (blind at ground and 1st floor window to outer right); infilled opening at ground, 2 single windows above to central bay (stair bay). Single dormer at attic to outer left.

Shop windows at ground floor; 12-pane timber sash and case windows at upper floors. Grey slate roof; stone skews; coped stack to outer left; circular cans.

INTERIORS: not seen 1998.

Statement of Interest

Lower roofline than adjacent Nos 2-6 (see separate list description).

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