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5 And 5A Barns Street, Ayr

A Category B Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4607 / 55°27'38"N

Longitude: -4.6341 / 4°38'2"W

OS Eastings: 233547

OS Northings: 621691

OS Grid: NS335216

Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y3KR

Mapcode Global: WH2PW.S0GL

Plus Code: 9C7QF968+78

Entry Name: 5 And 5A Barns Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 5 and 5a Barns Street Including Railings

Listing Date: 5 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394527

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47138

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Mid 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 2-bay house forming part of terrace. Painted ashlar. Vermiculated base course; 1st floor cill course; cornice; blocking course. Architraves to window openings; cill blocks to ground floor window.

N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: corniced and block-pedimented pilastered doorpiece to outer right; timber door; letterbox fanlight; single window at ground to left; regular fenestration at 1st floor. Near central single dormer at attic.

6-pane to upper sash of ground floor window, modern windows at 1st and attic floors. Grey slate roof; rooflight; stone skew; coped stack to left; circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1998.

RAILINGS: spear-headed railings to entrance.

Statement of Interest

Nos 1-29 (Inclusive Nos, no No 13 and 30, 32 and 54 Fullarton Street) form B Group. The N side of Barns Street formed Ayr's first regular terrace development (Dodd, p358).

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