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27-29 Newmarket Street, Ayr

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4631 / 55°27'47"N

Longitude: -4.6315 / 4°37'53"W

OS Eastings: 233727

OS Northings: 621950

OS Grid: NS337219

Mapcode National: GBR 39.XXWQ

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.TYQB

Plus Code: 9C7QF979+6C

Entry Name: 27-29 Newmarket Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 27 and 29 Newmarket Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357114

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21707

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Early 19th century. 2-storey with attic, 2-bay tenement with shop at ground. Painted, coursed sandstone. Base course; cornice to shopfront; eaves course; cornice; strip quoins. Painted margins to windows at 1st floor.

NW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: recessed glazed timber door to outer right; entrance to right of shop to left; modern glazed door; letterbox fanlight; shop window to left; regular fenestration at 1st floor. central piended dormer at attic.

4-pane timber sash and case windows at 1st floor, plate glass at attic. Grey slate roof; mutual brick stack to left, mutual rubble stack to right; circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1998.

Statement of Interest

B Group with 3, 5-9 (Odd Nos), 11 and 13, 15-19 (Odd Nos), 21-25 (Odd Nos), 31-39 (Odd Nos), 41 and 43, 45-51 (Odd Nos), 53-57 (Odd Nos), 71, 4, 6-10 (Even Nos), 12, 18-22 (Even Nos), 30-38 (Even Nos), 40 and 42, 44 and 46, 48 and 50-66 (Even Nos) Newmarket Street. The street was developed along the lines of a lane in the 19th century, to give access to a new Butter Market on its N side.

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