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Gillette House


Located on The Ingram Commons, Gillette House is residence for 220 first-year students residing on floors 2-6 in traditional double and triple rooms.. The Faculty Head of House lives in an apartment on the first floor. Also on the first floor is a large recreation room, a laundry room, a seminar room, a kitchen and a break room with vending machines. The building has central air-conditioning. Student rooms are tiled floors.

Gillette House was built in 1963 and named for Frank E. Gillette, a trustee of Peabody College. Gillette House was completely renovated during the 2006-2007 academic year.

Gillette House @ The Martha River Ingram Commons

Amenities include:
Commodore Card access to building
Central air-conditioning
Free University cable television service
Wireless campus network throughout the building
Common kitchen facility with oven, stove, microwave,
dishwasher, and refrigerator/freezer
Carpeted corridors
Custodial service in common area baths and corridors
Vending machines
Furnishings include:
Lofted bed for each resident
Desk for each resident
Desk chair for each resident
Chest with lockable drawer for each resident
Dresser for each resident
Closet for each resident
Towel hooks for each resident
Waste can for each room
Recycle bin for each room
Mirror for each room
Window Blinds
Tiled floors
Overhead lighting