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17 Barns Street, Ayr

A Category B Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4607 / 55°27'38"N

Longitude: -4.6334 / 4°38'0"W

OS Eastings: 233596

OS Northings: 621687

OS Grid: NS335216

Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y3R7

Mapcode Global: WH2PW.S0TM

Plus Code: 9C7QF968+7M

Entry Name: 17 Barns Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 15 and 17 Barns Street Including Railings

Listing Date: 5 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394530

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47140

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Later 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay mirrored pair of houses forming part of terrace. Polished ashlar; rusticated at ground floor. Vermiculated base course; dividing band course; 1st floor cill course; cornice; blocking course. Aprons to 1st floor windows.

N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: steps to 3-column fluted doorpiece; timber doors; letterbox fanlights; 2 single windows aligned above at 1st floor; flanking bipartite windows at ground and 1st floors.

4-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; stone skews; coped stacks; circular and polygonal cans.

INTERIORS: not seen 1998.

RAILINGS: spear-headed iron 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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