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48 Newmarket Street, Ayr

A Category C Listed Building in Ayr, South Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.4634 / 55°27'48"N

Longitude: -4.6321 / 4°37'55"W

OS Eastings: 233689

OS Northings: 621990

OS Grid: NS336219

Mapcode National: GBR 39.XXQG

Mapcode Global: WH2PP.TYF1

Plus Code: 9C7QF979+95

Entry Name: 48 Newmarket Street, Ayr

Listing Name: 48 Newmarket Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394602

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47225

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ayr

County: South Ayrshire

Town: Ayr

Electoral Ward: Ayr West

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Later 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 4-bay tenement forming part of terrace with shop at ground. Painted ashlar. Cill course; cornice; blocking course.

SW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central entrance to shopfront at ground; 2-leaf glazed timber door; letterbox fanlight; flanking entrances to outer left and right; single timber door to outer left; 2-leaf glazed timber door to outer right; lamps to centre of dies at outer left and right of shopfront fascia. Regular fenestration at 1st floor. Single dormer to left at attic.

24-pane timber sash and case windows at 1st floor; 16-pane at attic. Grey slate roof; mutual brick stack to right; circular cans.

INTERIOR: 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, 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 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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