Basic Site Details

Name: Douglas Hotel
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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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 143, 45, Market StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 61848  Date of core of building
Item 2 of 61869 Journal referenceAdditions
Item 3 of 616 June 1892  Plans passed for additions
Item 4 of 616 April 1903  Plans for alterations approved
Item 5 of 628 May 1935  Plans in hand for reconstruction
Item 6 of 61937  Reconstruction


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 6James SouttarArchitect 1869 Additions
Item 2 of 6John RustArchitect 1892 Additions
Item 3 of 6Arthur Hay Livingstone MackinnonArchitect 1903 Alterations
Item 4 of 6A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceB1937 Reconstruction
Item 5 of 6Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectB1937 Reconstruction
Item 6 of 6John Gibb MarrArchitectB1937 Reconstruction


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Brogden, W A1998Aberdeen: an illustrated architectural guideSecond editionEdinburgh: The Rutland Pressp16
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp147

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen Journal1 April 1869  Additions
Item 2 of 3Architect and Building News1937Jan-June p204
Item 3 of 3Builder28 May 1935CXLVIII  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans approved for alterations 16 April 1903, 16 June 1892
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20447 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Souttar: F v13 p3 (microfiche 117/D1)