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26, 28 Barns Street, Ayr

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4609 / 55°27'39"N

Longitude: -4.6323 / 4°37'56"W

OS Eastings: 233664

OS Northings: 621713

OS Grid: NS336217

Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y403

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.TZBZ

Plus Code: 9C7QF969+93

Entry Name: 26, 28 Barns Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 26 and 28 Barns Street Including Railings

Listing Date: 5 February 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394553

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47163

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Earlier 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay house forming part of terrace. Coursed, squared sandstone. Base course; eaves course; cornice; blocking course; strip quoin to outer right only. Margins to openings (painted at ground).

S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: recessed timber entrance door to right; 3-light letterbox fanlight; narrow slit window to outer right; 2 single windows to left at ground; 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.

RAILINGS: spear-headed iron railings.

Statement of Interest

Nos 1-29 (Inclusive Nos, no No 13 and 30, 32 and 54 Fullarton Street) form B Group. Railings enclosing site are the only original example remaining on the N side of Barns Street. The N side of Barns Street formed Ayr's first regular terrace development (Dodd, p358).

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