Basic Site Details

Name: Beachtower
Town, district or village: West Ferry
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Pioneer example of concrete construction.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Beach Tower  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Dundee RoadYes 
Item 2 of 26, Ralston RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11876   


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 1John Murray Robertson  1876  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Adie, Andrew 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Dundee Central Library Local Studies DepartmentPlans & Drawings Collection DD1
Item 2 of 4Dundee Planning DepartmentBroughty Ferry Approved Duplicate Plans  
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25947West Ferry, Ralston Road, 1-6 (Inclusive Nos) Beachtower
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Murray Robertson: F v8 p87 (microfiche 102/B1)