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38-40 Reform Street, Dundee

A Category B Listed Building in Dundee, Dundee

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Latitude: 56.4615 / 56°27'41"N

Longitude: -2.9716 / 2°58'17"W

OS Eastings: 340224

OS Northings: 730352

OS Grid: NO402303

Mapcode National: GBR Z9Q.KY

Mapcode Global: WH7RB.BV6D

Plus Code: 9C8VF26H+J9

Entry Name: 38-40 Reform Street, Dundee

Listing Name: 38 and 40 Reform Street, 1 and 3 Bank Street

Listing Date: 4 February 1965

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 361806

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB25533

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200361806

Location: Dundee

County: Dundee

Town: Dundee

Electoral Ward: Maryfield

Traditional County: Angus

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George Angus, 1832, following the plan of William Burn, 1824. 4-storey, 5-bay to Reform Street, 6-bay to Bank Street, classically-detailed corner block of shops, offices and flats.

Sandstone ashlar, painted and some modern cladding to ground floor, concealed slate roof. Corniced frieze to 1st floor, formerly

balustraded to Reform Street, cill band to 2nd floor, dentilled

main cornice to 3rd floor with corniced blocking course; architraved windows to 1st floor, 12-pane timber sash and case glazing, some altered to 2-pane; corniced stacks.

REFORM STREET ELEVATION: out-of character modern shopfronts to ground floor, 5 windows to each upper floor, dormer.

BANK STREET ELEVATION: 2 moulded doorcases with consoled lintels, 2 lugged-architraved and aproned windows flanking door to left, modern shopfronts to right, 6 windows to each upper floor (blinded to right and at 2nd bay from left at 2nd and 3rd floors), stack rising from blocking course.

INTERIOR: not seen.

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