Estate Agent Kilmaurs

Buying in Kilmaurs

Kilmaurs is a village in East Ayrshire, Scotland, located about two miles northwest of Kilmarnock and approximately 20 miles southwest of Glasgow. It has a rich history dating back to at least the 12th century, with its name derived from the Gaelic “Cill Mhaurus,” meaning “church of St. Maura.”

Historically, Kilmaurs was known for its agriculture and handloom weaving, with the latter playing a significant role in the local economy during the 18th and 19th centuries. The village also became known for its connection to the earls of Glencairn, who were influential landowners in the area.

One of the notable landmarks in Kilmaurs is Kilmaurs Place, a historic tower house dating from the 14th century, which was once the residence of the Cunningham family, the earls of Glencairn. The village also has a number of other historical buildings, including the parish church, which has origins dating back to medieval times, though it has been rebuilt and modified over the centuries.

In modern times, Kilmaurs is a peaceful residential village with a strong sense of community. It offers a range of local amenities, including shops, schools, and recreational facilities. The village is well-connected by road and rail, with Kilmaurs railway station providing regular services to Glasgow and Kilmarnock, making it an attractive location for commuters.

Overall, Kilmaurs blends historical charm with modern conveniences, offering a pleasant living environment with easy access to the amenities of larger nearby towns and cities.

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