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Latitude: 55.4553 / 55°27'19"N
Longitude: -4.6382 / 4°38'17"W
OS Eastings: 233269
OS Northings: 621107
OS Grid: NS332211
Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y8PV
Mapcode Global: WH2PW.Q4JP
Entry Name: 2 Wheatfield Road, Sheninghurst Including Gatepiers, Gates, Railings and Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 10 January 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357257
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21826
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Dated 1888. 2-storey, 4-bay villa, near L-plan villa with corner polygonal tower. Red squared sandstone; ashlar dressings. Battered, banded base course; ground floor cill course; bracketted eaves course;
SW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: steps to recessed gabled broad-eaved entrance porch to outer right; architraved, keyblocked (dated 1888) doorpiece; ornate console to right; 2-leaf timber door. Circular 4-window corner bay to right; rises to corbelled octagonal tower at 1st floor; trigylyph entablature; circular roof; iron finial at apex. Single windows at ground and 1st floor to central bay. Advanced 4-light rectangular window to outer left; 3-light window aligned above at 1st floor.
SE AND NE ELEVATIONS: not seen 1999.
NW ELEVATION: irregular fenestration to ground and 1st floors.
Timber windows. Slate roof; coped stacks; circular cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: not seen 1999.
GATEPIERS, GATES, RAILINGS AND BOUNDARY WALL: circular stone gatepiers to outer right and left; 2-leaf iron gate to vehicular entrance to left, single iron gate to pedestrian entrance to right; banded, stepped stone wall; railings atop lower sections.
Unusually deep-eaved villa in the style of WJ Anderson. A good example of late 19th century architecture, especially notable for its corner polygonal tower and distinctive banded boundary wall.
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