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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
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 394553
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47163
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
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.
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).