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Caxton House, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19 Cowgate, Dundee

A Category C Listed Building in Dundee, Dundee

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Latitude: 56.4636 / 56°27'48"N

Longitude: -2.968 / 2°58'4"W

OS Eastings: 340450

OS Northings: 730577

OS Grid: NO404305

Mapcode National: GBR ZB4.VY

Mapcode Global: WH7RB.CSXT

Plus Code: 9C8VF27J+CR

Entry Name: Caxton House, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19 Cowgate, Dundee

Listing Name: 11-19 (Odd Nos) Cowgate, Caxton House

Listing Date: 30 March 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 361290

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB25120

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200361290

Location: Dundee

County: Dundee

Town: Dundee

Electoral Ward: Maryfield

Traditional County: Angus

Tagged with: Commercial building

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Early 20th century. 3-storey, 6-bay, commercial building with shops at ground floor. Red ashlar sandstone. Corniced ground floor; vertically channelled and corniced parapet/blocking course, heightened at 2 centre bays with segmental detail; giant pilaster strips to upper floors at angles, 2 centre bays advanced in steps; single and paired architraved windows with 2-pane timber sash and case glazing.

FRONT ELEVATION: modern shopfronts to ground floor; 2 bipartite windows to 1st and 2nd floor, 2 single windows to left and right at 1st and 2nd floor.

INTERIOR: not seen.

Statement of Interest

This building is listed particularly for its contribution to the streetscape, in addition to its intrinsic, albeit modest architectural character.

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