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Latitude: 54.7704 / 54°46'13"N
Longitude: -4.9409 / 4°56'27"W
OS Eastings: 210919
OS Northings: 545689
OS Grid: NX109456
Mapcode National: GBR GJ53.3KJ
Mapcode Global: WH2T1.2CF8
Plus Code: 9C6QQ3C5+5J
Entry Name: Shore Cottages, Ardwell
Listing Name: Ardwell, Bowling Hall, Ivy and Shore Cottages Including Boundary Walls and Gates
Listing Date: 28 January 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 394039
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46698
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Stranraer and the Rhins
Traditional County: Wigtownshire
Earlier 19th century. 3 detached single storey rectangular-plan cottages forming a row. Painted rubble.
W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: Ivy Cottage and bowling hall to left: 2-bay bowling hall with single half-window to right adjoining 3-bay Ivy Cottage to left; timber and glass door flanked by single windows. 6-bay to Shore Cottage to centre: timber and glass door to penultimate bay to right; flanking single windows; 3 single windows to left. 7-bay to Shore Cottage to outer right; 4 single windows to left; timber door to right; 2 windows to outer right.
N AND S (SIDE) ELEVATIONS: gabled.
E ELEVATION: gabled addition to Ivy Cottage; piend-roofed wing to bowling hall, comprising toilets and entrance.
4-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; coped gablehead and ridge stacks; circular cans; stone skews; rooflight to Ivy Cottage.
INTERIORS: not seen 1999.
BOUNDARY WALLS AND GATES: painted rubble walls enclosing site; iron gates to entrances.
The cottages occupy a prominent position on the main A716 road, and with the retention of their original features form an impressive grouping. Ivy Cottage is marked on the 1850 Ordnance Survey map as a smithy.
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