Basic Site Details

Name: Semi-detached villas, Somerville Place
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
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Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Semi-detached house  
Item 2 of 2Villa  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11, 2, 3, 4, Somerville PlaceYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21830  Original building
Item 2 of 2c. 1890  Alterations and additions - raised from single- to two-storey villas

People

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 4James BlackArchitect 1830  
Item 2 of 4C & L OwerArchitectural practiceAc. 1890 Alterations and additions - raised from single- to two-storey villas
Item 3 of 4Charles Ower (junior)ArchitectAc. 1890 Alterations and additions - raised from single- to two-storey villas
Item 4 of 4Leslie OwerArchitectAc. 1890 Alterations and additions - raised from single- to two-storey villas

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Lindsay, Joseph 
Item 2 of 2Thomson, James 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep220
Item 3 of 3Walker, David M1955Architects and Architecture in Dundee 1770-1914  p9

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25479Nos 3, 4
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25476Nos 1, 2
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection AND 37/1