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21-25 Sandgate, Ayr

A Category B Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4637 / 55°27'49"N

Longitude: -4.6325 / 4°37'56"W

OS Eastings: 233666

OS Northings: 622026

OS Grid: NS336220

Mapcode National: GBR 39.XXMR

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.TX7T

Plus Code: 9C7QF979+F2

Entry Name: 21-25 Sandgate, Ayr

Listing Name: 21-25 (Odd Nos) Sandgate

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357200

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21773

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 tenement with commercial premises at ground floor. Painted. Timber fascias to shopfronts; mutuled shopfront cornice; 1st floor cill course; eaves course; cornice; blocking course. Architraves and cill blocks to windows at 1st and 2nd floors; cornices to 1st floor windows.

NW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: 2 shops at centre; entrances to right to both; glazed timber doors; multi-paned letterbox fanlights; shop windows to left. Timber door to outer right; multi-paned letterbox fanlight. Iron gate to close entrance to outer left; multi-paned letterbox fanlight. Regular fenestration at 1st and 2nd floors. 2 segmental-arched dormers to outer right and left at attic.

Shop windows at ground (multi-paned to upper section); 12-pane timber sash and case windows at 1st and 2nd floors; 4-pane at attic. Grey slate roof; stone skew to left; truncated gablehead stacks.

INTERIOR: not seen 1998.

Statement of Interest

A good example of classical urban architecture, with mutual eaves course, cornice and blocking course with Nos 15 and 17 (see separate list description).

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