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Latitude: 55.4606 / 55°27'38"N
Longitude: -4.6329 / 4°37'58"W
OS Eastings: 233623
OS Northings: 621685
OS Grid: NS336216
Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y3VJ
Mapcode Global: WH2PW.T00M
Plus Code: 9C7QF968+7R
Entry Name: 23 Barns Street, Ayr
Listing Name: 23 and 25 Barns Street Including Railings
Listing Date: 5 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 394533
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47142
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Mid 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay mirrored pair of houses forming part of terrace. Painted 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; 3-light fanlights; 2 single windows aligned above at 1st floor; flanking single windows at ground and 1st floors.
Plate glass timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; stone skews; coped stacks; polygonal cans.
INTERIORS: not seen 1998.
RAILINGS: spear-headed railings to entrance steps. Remaining railings modern.
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).