Listed Building

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BRODICK, NEAR GLENSBURIG BRIDGE, ARRAN ESTATES, (FORMER MANSE)LB13416

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
B
Date Added
28/01/1994
Local Authority
North Ayrshire
Planning Authority
North Ayrshire
Parish
Kilbride
NGR
NS 441 36964
Coordinates
200441, 636964

Description

Late 19th cnetury. Single and 2-storey, irregular-plan former manse (part demolished), consisting of single storey, square-plan block with piended U-plan roof, and 2-storey tower, canted to front and rear with piended roof. Stugged and snecked red sandstone, polished dressings, slate roof with terracotta ridge tiles. Moulded cast-iron rainwater gutters to tower. Projecting 3-light windows (some mullions removed) with stained glass panels to top under deep eaves, canted windows to 1st floor of tower; margined angles; deep terracotta tile diaper work band at wallhead and 1st floor windows; paired diamond ridge stacks.

FRONT ELEVATION: tower recessed to left; panelled door to centre with pedimented doorcase, full-width window above. Main block advanced to right; 2 symmetrically-placed windows, 2 similar windows to right return elevation.

REAR ELEVATION: 2 windows to left, window at 1st floor of tower to right, right return elevation blank (rendered following part demolition).

INTERIOR: no special features.

Statement of Special Interest

This building retains significant architectural interest despite the demolition of an earlier part (shown on the first Ordnance Survey map). There are stylistic similarities with the White House Lodge, and Parish Church Hall at Lamlash. The use of terracotta tiles was inspired by the work of W E Nesfield and the Aesthetic Movement.

References

Bibliography

OS map (surveyed 1864); OS map (1895).

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