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17, 19 Wilson Street, Beith

A Category C Listed Building in Beith, North Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.7524 / 55°45'8"N

Longitude: -4.6309 / 4°37'51"W

OS Eastings: 234983

OS Northings: 654135

OS Grid: NS349541

Mapcode National: GBR 39.BQB3

Mapcode Global: WH2NB.TPZ0

Plus Code: 9C7QQ929+XJ

Entry Name: 17, 19 Wilson Street, Beith

Listing Name: 17 and 19 Wilson Street

Listing Date: 21 March 2004

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 397344

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49741

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Beith

County: North Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Kilbirnie and Beith

Parish: Beith

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Early 19th century. 2-storey 3-bay flatted, terraced villa; central door with flanking later shop entrances; later shop windows to L and R; central pediment (missing stack). Lined render with painted margins and raised cills; eaves course. Part brick (later), part ashlar end stack to R gable.

NW (REAR) ELEVATION: semicircular stair tower; later out-of-scale box dormer to R.

Central 1st floor window with original 12-pane sash and case window; flanking 4-pane windows; 2 original windows to rear 1st floor. Grey slates to L half of roof; non-traditional felt tiles to R; stone ridge.

INTERIOR: not seen (2003).

Statement of Interest

Although this building has suffered from some later alterations the essential classically-proportioned form of the building remains evident and the building continues to contribute to the streetscape.The central pediment is a distinctive feature in the town though many of the pediments have lost the ashlar chimneystack and moulded clay cans.

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