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18, 20, 22 Newmarket Street, Ayr

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4633 / 55°27'47"N

Longitude: -4.6311 / 4°37'51"W

OS Eastings: 233751

OS Northings: 621974

OS Grid: NS337219

Mapcode National: GBR 39.XY0K

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.TYX4

Plus Code: 9C7QF979+8H

Entry Name: 18, 20, 22 Newmarket Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 18-22 (Even Nos) Newmarket Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357125

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21714

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Later 18th century, altered mid 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 3-bay tenement. Render, rubble to side. Chamfered surrounds and cills to 1st floor windows.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: timber door and letterbox fanlight to central entrance; flanking shopfronts; glazed timber door to left, shop window to right, to shop to right; central glazed timber door to shopfront to left; letterbox fanlight; flanking shop windows. Regular fenestration at 1st floor; 2 piended dormers at attic.

Plate glass timber sash and case windows at 1st floor, 4-pane at attic. Grey slate roof; coped brick stacks; circular cans.

INTERIORS: 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), 27 and 29, 31-39 (Odd Nos), 41 and 43, 45-51 (Odd Nos), 53-57 (Odd Nos), 71, 4, 6-10 (Even Nos), 12, 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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