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23 Park Circus, Ayr

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4572 / 55°27'25"N

Longitude: -4.6327 / 4°37'57"W

OS Eastings: 233626

OS Northings: 621302

OS Grid: NS336213

Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y9XV

Mapcode Global: WH2PW.T348

Plus Code: 9C7QF948+VW

Entry Name: 23 Park Circus, Ayr

Listing Name: 21 and 23 Park Circus Including Gatepiers, Gates, Railings and Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357132

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21719

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Later 19th century. 2-storey, 4-bay pair of houses forming end of terrace. Coursed sandstone; channelled to advanced sections. Base course; advanced pedimented outer bays.

S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central segmental-arched architraved doorpieces; timber doors; letterbox fanlights; 2 single architraved windows aligned above at 1st floor; regular tripartite fenestration at both floors to advanced outer bays; single windows to sides. Consoled brackets support continuos elaborate scroll-work iron balcony at 1st floor between advanced bays.

E AND N ELEVATIONS: not seen 1999.

W ELEVATION: obscured by adjoining terrace.

Plate glass timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; stone skews; coped gablehead stacks; corniced square-plan cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.

INTERIORS: not seen 1999.

GATEPIERS, GATES, RAILINGS AND BOUNDARY WALL: stone square-plan gatepiers to No 21, iron gatepiers to No 23; iron gates and railings; low coped boundary wall enclosing site.

Statement of Interest

End of terrace pair distinguished from the plainer Nos 3-19 (not listed) by its channelled stonework, consoled iron balconies, and segmentally-arched architraved doorpieces.

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