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Magnum House, 138-140 Seagate, Dundee

A Category B Listed Building in Dundee, Dundee

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Latitude: 56.464 / 56°27'50"N

Longitude: -2.9651 / 2°57'54"W

OS Eastings: 340630

OS Northings: 730629

OS Grid: NO406306

Mapcode National: GBR ZBG.XC

Mapcode Global: WH7RB.FS8G

Plus Code: 9C8VF27M+JX

Entry Name: Magnum House, 138-140 Seagate, Dundee

Listing Name: 138, 140 Seagate and Return Elevation to Queen Street, Magnum House, Former Scws Store

Listing Date: 30 June 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 361540

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB25329

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200361540

Location: Dundee

County: Dundee

Town: Dundee

Electoral Ward: Maryfield

Traditional County: Angus

Tagged with: Warehouse

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Cornelius Armour, 1934. 4-storey 4- by 5-bay reinforced
concrete framed, ashlar and metal clad art deco style
Entrance in chamfered angle beneath sculptured cartouche
bearing ship, shells and date, stepped parapet with scallop
motif and flagpole above 3rd floor.
ELEVATION TO SEAGATE: ground floor heavily altered. Upper
windows in 4 recessed bays between plain chamfered
pilasters, outer 2-light with stone aprons centre bays
5-light with metal panels between floors. Plain parapet.
ELEVATION TO QUEEN STREET: 5 bays in similar style, windows
arranged 5-2-2-5-2 light. Ground floor intact: windows in
recessed margins with keystones, loading door at left.
Original metal-framed casement and top-hopper windows.
REAR ALTERED: reinforced concrete frame, brick infill and
new windows. Flat roof.

Statement of Interest

Cornelius Armour was architect to SCWS. Converted to flats.

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