Basic Site Details

Name: Clarendon Hotel and Shopping Arcade
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1104-106, Princes StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 616 May 1874  Peddie bought the land and transferred it to the Scottish Lands and Buildings Co
Item 2 of 6June 1874  Peddie & Kinnear drawings dated
Item 3 of 6August 1874  Peddie & Kinnear plans drawn up and tenders received but not built. Commission went to W Hamilton Beattie
Item 4 of 61875  Journal reference for Beattie work
Item 5 of 61904  Floor plan, no architect given
Item 6 of 61936  Alterations

People

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 8Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectB1874 Peddie & Kinnear plans drawn up and tenders received but not built. Commission went to W Hamilton Beattie
Item 2 of 8John Dick PeddieArchitectB1874 Peddie & Kinnear plans drawn up and tenders received but not built. Commission went to W Hamilton Beattie
Item 3 of 8Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceB1874 Peddie & Kinnear plans drawn up and tenders received but not built. Commission went to W Hamilton Beattie
Item 4 of 8George Beattie & SonArchitectural practiceA1875  
Item 5 of 8William Hamilton BeattieArchitectA1875  
Item 6 of 8John Colville CunninghamArchitectC1936 Alterations
Item 7 of 8Maclennan & CunninghamArchitectural practiceC1936 Alterations
Item 8 of 8Thomas Forbes MaclennanArchitectC1936 Alterations

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 3Reid, AustinFor 1936 work
Item 2 of 3Scottish Lands and Buildings Company 
Item 3 of 3Small, William & SonsFor 1936 work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Cant, Malcolm2005Edinburgh shops past and present Malcolm Cant publicationsp66

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1936Jul-Dec p147
Item 2 of 2Builder26 June 1875XXXIII  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29511 
Item 2 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register of Sasines 16 May 1874, 14, 695
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1870/34/2
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection EDD/399/68-73, 1904 plans