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Latitude: 55.7989 / 55°47'55"N
Longitude: -4.8674 / 4°52'2"W
OS Eastings: 220359
OS Northings: 659895
OS Grid: NS203598
Mapcode National: GBR 30.7QK1
Mapcode Global: WH2N1.6HGW
Entry Name: Greenock Road, Moorburn House
Listing Date: 14 April 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 382187
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB37166
Building Class: Cultural
County: North Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: North Coast and Cumbraes
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Dated 1876. Asymmetrical Italianate villa; 2 storeys, square-
plan, with lower 2-storey 2-bay wing to east. Snecked stugged
ashlar with polished dressings. South elevation 3 bays.
Central door, approached by steps, projecting porch supported
by 2 square piers. Bold mutule cornice and decorative cast-iron balustrade over porch and also over projecting ground floor
bipartite in advanced gabled left bay. 1st floor with round-
headed glazed balcony door above porch. Architraved window in
right bay below bracketed projecting bipartite; 1st floor
tripartite in left bay. Lights in outer bays divided by
colonettes, round-headed and with channelled voussoirs.
Decorative gable heads and deeply projecting eaves. West
elevation almost identical, minus doorway, canted ground
floor window in right bay below bipartite with relieving
arch above. Sash windows, mostly with pilastered jambs.
South elevation of 2-bay wing to east has pilastered and
corniced doorcase; simplified window details; End and axial
stacks and slate roofs.
Interior: some panelling and decorative plaster work,
especially in entrance hall and stairs.
The stable block was demolished in December 2010.
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