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Latitude: 55.4589 / 55°27'31"N
Longitude: -4.6304 / 4°37'49"W
OS Eastings: 233779
OS Northings: 621482
OS Grid: NS337214
Mapcode National: GBR 39.Y4G0
Mapcode Global: WH2PW.V17Z
Plus Code: 9C7QF959+HV
Entry Name: 55-63 Dalbalir Road, Ayr
Listing Name: 55-63 (Odd Nos) Dalblair Road
Listing Date: 29 March 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 394565
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47175
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Ayr West
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Early 20th century. 3-storey, 6-bay tenement (grouped 2-2-2) forming part of terrace, with commercial ground floor premises. Polished red ashlar. Curved moulded parapet; canted oriel windows to outer bays at 1st and 2nd floors; moulded cornices; strip-moulded wallhead stacks flanking central bays.
S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: recessed central entrance, timber door, deeply recessed, keyblocked oval fanlight; 2 shops to right, glazed timber inner entrance doors, outer shop windows to both; off-centre entrance to shop to left, 2-leaf glazed door, oval moulding to letterbox fanlight, arcading work to flanking shop windows. Bipartite windows at 1st and 2nd floor to central bays; single windows to penultimate bays to outer left and right; canted outer bays.
Modern glazing. Roof (unseen 1998); corniced wallhead and gablehead stacks; circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
B Group with 49-53 (Odd Nos), 65-69 (Odd Nos), 71-75 (Odd Nos), 77-85 (Odd Nos) Dalblair Road and 54-62 (Even Nos) Alloway Street (see separate list descriptions). This grouping forms a distinctive early 20th century streetscape with its canted bays and high parapets, distinguished predominantly by Nos 77-85 Dalblair Road and 54-62 Alloway Street with its aedicules and balustraded parapet.