Tenement

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Tenement

An apartment building, especially a shoddy or poorly maintained one. A tenement may only meet the minimum standards for the owner to rent its units legally.
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The housing stock is a varied mix of house types including traditional tenemental stock, inter-war housing, post war housing, modern timber frame and traditional build properties.
Contract Notice: This is for a comprehensive tenemental improvement project to an existing 4 storey block at 15 Kennedar Drive, Glasgow complete with backcourt improvement works.
Both sites were previously occupied by, and are surrounded by, pre 1919 tenemental flats.