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49-51 Newmarket Street, Ayr

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4631 / 55°27'47"N

Longitude: -4.6322 / 4°37'55"W

OS Eastings: 233682

OS Northings: 621960

OS Grid: NS336219

Mapcode National: GBR 39.XXQK

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.TYD8

Plus Code: 9C7QF979+74

Entry Name: 49-51 Newmarket Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 45-51 (Odd Nos) Newmarket Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394600

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47223

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 tenement with shops at ground floor. Painted sandstone rubble. Cornice to shopfront. Painted margins to 1st floor windows.

NE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central entrance to shopfront to left; modern aluminium glazed door, letterbox fanlight, flanking shop windows; glazed timber entrance door to outer right of shopfront to right, shop window to left; single timber door to outer left; regular fenestration at 1st floor.

Predominantly 4-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; rooflights; stone skews; coped 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, 31-39 (Odd Nos), 41 and 43, 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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