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Latitude: 56.4575 / 56°27'27"N
Longitude: -2.981 / 2°58'51"W
OS Eastings: 339636
OS Northings: 729919
OS Grid: NO396299
Mapcode National: GBR Z8R.M4
Mapcode Global: WH7RB.5YQG
Entry Name: Off Perth Road, Geddes Quadrangle, Peters Building, University of Dundee
Listing Date: 4 February 1965
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 361483
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB25285
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: West End
Traditional County: Angus
John Donald Mills and Godfrey D B Shepherd, dated 1909. 2-storey and attic, rectangular-plan, 3-bay, classically-detailed electrical engineering laboratory. Cream ashlar ground floor and dressings, red ashlar 1st floor, bull-faced snecked pink rubble to sides and rear, grey slate platform roof; later brick addition to rear. Base course, band course at 1st floor, modillioned eaves, octagonal ventilator with round-headed louvred openings and finialled ogival roof. Single and tripartite multi-pane sash and case windows, segmental-headed multi-pane to S and E elevations ground floor, modern out-of-character box dormers.
S (FRONT) ELEVATION: 2-leaf multi-pane glazed door to slightly advanced bay at centre with moulded and corniced doorcase, approached by flight of steps with decorative wrought-iron railings, cartouche panel over door inscribed "The Peters Electrical Engineering Laboratory 1909", tripartite window at 1st floor in recessed panel, open segmental pediment with date panel rising from wallhead; single window to ground
floor left and right, tripartites to 1st; dormer.
W ELEVATION: single window to ground floor centre flanked by bipartites, 3 windows to 1st floor, fire escape to window at left, dormer.
E ELEVATION: 3 windows to left, bipartite to right, tripartite to 1st floor, large cross-window to right, dormer.
N ELEVATION: original elevation masked by later addition.
INTERIOR: not seen.
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