Basic Site Details

Name: Perth Station Hotel
Town, district or village: Perth
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 24 entrants in competition. Cost: £15,000.

See separate entry for later Perth Station Hotel on same street, by Andrew Heiton Junior.

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 1Leonard StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21866 Competition held 
Item 2 of 218661867(?)Construction 


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 4David SmartArchitect 18661867Won competition and secured job but carried out to 'modified and reduced' designs
Item 2 of 4James MatthewsArchitectB1866 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 3 of 4Matthews & LawrieArchitectural practiceB1866 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 4 of 4Andrew Heiton (junior)ArchitectC1866 Unsuccessful competition design


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1North British Railway Company 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp635
Item 2 of 3Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 
Item 3 of 3RSA1867   163 (Smart's design)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder1866XXIV pp135 & 198