Basic Site Details

Name: Waldorf Hotel
City or county: London
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Engineer - Sven Bylander

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 1AldwychYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3c. 1903   
Item 2 of 31907 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 31908 Design exhibited 


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 5A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceAc. 19031906 or 1907 
Item 2 of 5Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectAc. 19031906 or 1907 
Item 3 of 5Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectAc. 19031906 or 1907 
Item 4 of 5Herbert William Cruickshank (or Herbert William Cruikshank)ArchitectAc. 19031906 or 1907As apprentice to A Marshall Mackenzie
Item 5 of 5James William CrawfordArchitectAc. 19031906 or 1907Supervised construction, as chief assistant to A Marshall Mackenzie & Son


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Academy Architecture1907 Part 2 p87 (drawing by T Raffles Davison)
Item 2 of 4Clarke, Jonathan2014Early Structural Steel in London Buildings: a discreet revolution English Heritagepp186-187
Item 3 of 4Royal Academy exhibitors    1908, no 1084
Item 4 of 4RSA1907   404

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder29 December 1906XCI  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James William Crawford: L v23 no1892; Herbert William Cruikshank: F no2890 (box 13); AGR Mackenzie: F v21 no 1496