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The Mercat Hotel, Formerly the Black Bull Hotel, the Square

A Category B Listed Building in Cumnock and New Cumnock, East Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4546 / 55°27'16"N

Longitude: -4.2656 / 4°15'56"W

OS Eastings: 256823

OS Northings: 620191

OS Grid: NS568201

Mapcode National: GBR 3R.YHFC

Mapcode Global: WH3R6.F5Z8

Entry Name: The Mercat Hotel, Formerly the Black Bull Hotel, the Square

Listing Date: 18 August 1977

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 359968

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24106

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Cumnock and Holmhead

County: East Ayrshire

Town: Cumnock And Holmhead

Electoral Ward: Cumnock and New Cumnock

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Main centre part 18th century, 2-storey 5-window diagonally
droved ashlar raised to 3 later 18th, recessed between gable
fronted 2-storey wings, ground floor built out almost to
line of wings with lattice balustrade and urns: 2-window S.
gable fronted wing is also 18th century. N. wing 1906 tall 2-
storey and attic, with crowstepped gable on W. and bow N.
front with centre crowstepped gable. Painted, blackpanted

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