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37, 39 Newmarket Street, Ayr

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.463 / 55°27'46"N

Longitude: -4.6318 / 4°37'54"W

OS Eastings: 233708

OS Northings: 621943

OS Grid: NS337219

Mapcode National: GBR 39.XXT5

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.TYLC

Plus Code: 9C7QF979+57

Entry Name: 37, 39 Newmarket Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 31-39 (Odd Nos) Newmarket Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394597

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47222

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 with attic, 5-bay tenement with shopfronts at ground. Painted, coursed sandstone. Base course; dentilled cornice to shopfronts; cornice. Painted margins to 1st floor windows.

NW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central stop-chamfered doorpiece; timber door; central entrances to flanking shops at ground floor; glazed timber doors to both; regular fenestration at 1st floor. 2 piended dormers at attic.

4-pane timber sash and case windows to 1st and attic floors. Grey slate roof; corniced stacks; circular cans.

INTERIORS: not seen 1998.

Statement of Interest

B Group with 3, 5-9 (Odd Nos), 11 and 13, 15-19 (Odd Nos), 21-25 (Odd Nos), 27 and 29, 41 and 43, 45-51 (Odd Nos), 53-57 (Odd Nos), 71, 4, 6-10 (Even Nos), 12, 18-22 (Even Nos), 30-38 (Even Nos), 40 and 42, 44 and 46, 48 and 50-66 (Even Nos) Newmarket Street. The street was developed along the lines of a lane in the 19th century, to give access to a new Butter Market on its N side.

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