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Gillette House


Located on The Ingram Commons, Gillette House is residence for 231 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

Photos & Room Tour:

Gillette House Double

Amenities include:

  • Commodore Card access to building
  • Central air-conditioning
  • Xfinity On-Campus IPTV Service
  • Wireless campus network throughout the building
  • Study Lounge
  • Common kitchen facility with oven, stove, microwave, dishwasher, and refrigerator/freezer
  • Carpeted corridors
  • Custodial service in common area baths and corridors
  • Vending machines
  • Elevator

Furnishings include:

  • Loftable bed for reach resident
  • Desk for each resident
  • Desk chair for each resident
  • Chest (with lockable drawer) for each resident
  • Closet for each resident
  • Towel bar for each resident
  • Waste can for each room
  • Recycle bin for each room
  • Mirror for each room
  • Overhead lighting
  • Window Blinds
  • Wireless campus network throughout the building