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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
Entry Name: 17 and 19 Wilson Street
Listing Date: 21 March 2004
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 397344
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49741
Building Class: Cultural
County: North Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: Kilbirnie and Beith
Traditional County: Ayrshire
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).
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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