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8 Barns Street, Ayr

A Category B Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4609 / 55°27'39"N

Longitude: -4.6338 / 4°38'1"W

OS Eastings: 233567

OS Northings: 621718

OS Grid: NS335217

Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y3MV

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.SZLZ

Plus Code: 9C7QF968+9F

Entry Name: 8 Barns Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 8 Barns Street

Listing Date: 5 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394539

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47146

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Early 19th century. 2-storey, 4-bay house forming part of terrace. Painted render. Eaves course; cornice; blocking course. Margins to openings.

S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: steps to doorpieces; columnar block-pedimented corniced doorpiece to penultimate bay to left; pilastered block-pedimented, corniced doorpiece to outer right; timber doors and leaded letterbox fanlights to both; single windows to left of doorpieces at ground floor; regular fenestration at 1st floor.

Plate glass timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; stone skews; coped stacks; circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1998.

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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