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Cobble Cottage, 76 Main Street

A Category C Listed Building in Dunlop, East Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.7121 / 55°42'43"N

Longitude: -4.5387 / 4°32'19"W

OS Eastings: 240601

OS Northings: 649434

OS Grid: NS406494

Mapcode National: GBR 3F.F19Q

Mapcode Global: WH3PQ.7PYF

Plus Code: 9C7QPF66+RG

Entry Name: Cobble Cottage, 76 Main Street

Listing Name: 76 Main Street, Cobble Cottage

Listing Date: 14 April 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 397978

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB50107

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dunlop

County: East Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Annick

Parish: Dunlop

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Later 18th century with later alterations and 20th century addition to rear. Single storey and attic, 3-bay cottage with bell-cast roof, late 19th century canted gabled dormers to attic and ridge stack. Random sandstone rubble with painted ashlar margins. Eaves course. Raised window and door margins. Half-glazed timber panelled door. Bipartite windows; 2 dormers to attic.

Timber sash and case windows with 2-pane glazing to upper sashes and 4-pane glazing to lower sashes; 4-pane century glazing to dormers. Rendered stacks with yellow clay cans. Graded grey slate. Cast-iron rainwater goods.

Statement of Interest

B-Group with 64-84 Main Street (even numbers), 86-92 Main Street (even numbers) and 75-95 Main Street (odd numbers). Although these cottages are not of outstanding architectural merit individually, together they make a valuable group of considerable character, forming the heart of Dunlop village, and providing an important setting to the Parish Church, which terminates the view at the end of the street. Each cottage is of fundamental importance to this historic streetscape. According to Bayne, these cottages were built between 1751 and 1782 on land that was formerly part of the church glebe.

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