Basic Site Details

Name: Ashcliff and gatelodge
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Harris Academy occupies the site. The much reconstructed lodge survives and is inlcuded in the listing for the Harris Academy in Perth Road.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Perth RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218501851 Original house
Item 2 of 21923  Alterations


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 5Charles WilsonArchitect 18501851Original house
Item 2 of 5(Colonel) Herbert Morgan SmailArchitectA1923 Alterations
Item 3 of 5Godfrey Daniel Bower ShepherdArchitectA1923 Alterations
Item 4 of 5John Donald MillsArchitectA1923 Alterations
Item 5 of 5Mills & ShepherdArchitectural practiceA1923 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Baxter, W EOriginal house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sinclair, Fiona J, ed1995Charles Wilson Architect 1810-1863: A Question of Style Glasgow: Park Circus Promotions, 1995p23

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25625Listing for Harris Academy
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection AND/39/1-2; also 1923 alterations