Basic Site Details

Name: Glebelands School
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Langlands reconstruction of the Ireland & MacLaren building was burnt down when nearing completion and rebuilt.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Glebelands Primary SchoolYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1School  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Baffin StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Lilybank RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1884   
Item 2 of 219121914 School rebuilt after fire. Gifford gives 1913-15


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 6David MaclarenArchitectAc. 1884  
Item 2 of 6Ireland & MaclarenArchitectural practiceAc. 1884  
Item 3 of 6James IrelandArchitectAc. 1884  
Item 4 of 6James Hendry Langlands (junior)ArchitectB19111914Rebuilding
Item 5 of 6James Hendry Langlands (senior)ArchitectB19111914Rebuilding
Item 6 of 6William Gillespie LamondArchitectB19111912Rebuilding


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Dundee Yearbook1909    
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep200

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architectural ReviewApril 1958CXXIII pp269-71

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm) DARC E/MP/D/71
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24967