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1 High Street, Dundee

A Category C Listed Building in Dundee, Dundee

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Latitude: 56.4612 / 56°27'40"N

Longitude: -2.9687 / 2°58'7"W

OS Eastings: 340404

OS Northings: 730312

OS Grid: NO404303

Mapcode National: GBR ZB1.P3

Mapcode Global: WH7RB.CVLN

Plus Code: 9C8VF26J+FG

Entry Name: 1 High Street, Dundee

Listing Name: 1 High Street

Listing Date: 30 March 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 361403

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB25215

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200361403

Location: Dundee

County: Dundee

Town: Dundee

Electoral Ward: Maryfield

Traditional County: Angus

Tagged with: Shop Tenement

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Late 19th century. 4-storey, plain baronially-detailed tenement building with shop at ground floor on angled corner site. Stugged

sandstone coursers, ashlar dressings, grey slate roof. Corniced ground floor, coped crowstepped gables, corniced gablehead stacks; 2-pane timber sash and case windows, architraved to 1st floor, chamfered jambs to 2nd, segmental heads to 3rd, some with shouldered dormerheads and finials.

FRONT ELEVATION: original shopfront to ground floor, 3 windows to 1st and 2nd floors (centre windows blocked), 2 windows to 3rd floor with gable above, dormerhead to right.

LEFT RETURN ELEVATION: shopwindow to ground floor right, blind to left, 5-light canted window with cast-iron brattishing corbelled out at 1st floor centre, window to left and right, centre bay slightly advanced to upper floors with 2 windows at each floor, terminating in gable with stack, windows to outer bays at each floor (dormerheads to 3rd floor).

INTERIOR: not seen.

Statement of Interest

This building is listed particularly for its group value; the upper floors are incorporated into Chalmers Hall of Residence, also listed, and the ground floor shop is linked into the shop below Chalmers Hall.

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