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01 April 2012

1861 – London Bridge Railway Terminus Hotel, London

Architect: Henry Currey Railway hotel constructed for the London Brighton and South Coast Railway alongside their London Bridge Terminus. However, it was not successful, being on the south side of the river, and...

16 July 2011

1958 – Le Reine Élizabeth Hotel, Montreal, Quebec

Architect: George Drummond Completed in 1958, it was built by the Canadian National Railway, but was later sold to Canadian Pacific Hotels, now Fairmont Hotels and Resorts. With 1039 rooms and 21 floors...

08 July 2011

1889 – Small Hotel, Minneapolis

Architect: Harry Wild Jones Published in the American Architect and Building News. Harry Wild Jones was a Minneapolis based architect, who worked in Richardson’s Boston office, before staring practice on his own in...

28 May 2011

2004 – Spa Hotel Resort, Ticknock, Co. Dublin

A proposal for a 274-guest bedroom and 110 suites complex on a 55-acre site in Ticknock, Sandyford. Bizarrely an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) submitted as part of the proposal stated that “The impact...

19 February 2011

1898 – Hotel, Dover St., Piccadilly, London

Architect: G.D. Martin “This hotel, now rapidly approaching completion, occupies the site of that formerly known as “Holloway’s Hotel,” which was for many years one of the most frequented hotels of the upper...

09 February 2011

1873 – Midland Grand Hotel, St Pancras, London

Architect: George Gilbert Scott In May 1865, while the adjacent station was still being constructed, the Midland Railway Company launched a competition for the design of a 150 bed hotel, with eleven architects...

02 February 2011

2010 – The Gibson Hotel, The Point, Dublin

Architects: Scott Tallon Walker The scheme is designed around a major new civic space, Point Square, which is bounded by the shopping and leisure complex, the O2, and the landmark 130metre high tower....

02 February 2011

1903 – “Seacroft”, Golf Links Hotel, Skegness, Lincolnshire

Architect: Brewill & Bailly Published in The Building News, November 27th 1903

02 February 2011

1876 – Holborn Viaduct Hotel, London

Architect: Lewis H. Isaacs Perspective view including plan of preliminary design published in The Building News, October 6th 1876. During the 1870s, a company was set up to construct a 330-yard (300 m)...

21 October 2010

1883 – First Avenue Hotel, Holborn, London

Architect: Archer & Green Interior View shewing wall surfaces decorated with Glazed Burmantoffs Faience. Published in The Building News, January 11th 1884. Burmantofts Pottery was the common trading name of a manufacturer of...