Basic Site Details

Name: Kenilworth Bar
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Eating and drinking establishment  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1152-154, Rose StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318921893 Older building adapted to form bar
Item 2 of 318991900 Reconstruction of bar
Item 3 of 319661967Restoration 


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 3Thomas Purves MarwickArchitect 18921893Adaptation of older building to form bar
Item 2 of 3Thomas Purves MarwickArchitect 18991900Reconstruction
Item 3 of 3Covell Matthews & Partners A19661967Renovation


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Fisher, PeterFor 1892-3 and 1900 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp322
Item 2 of 2Kenna and Mooney1983People's Palaces  p128, plates 91-93

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 23 March 1892, 1893 and March 1899, March 1900, August 1966, 4 November 1966.
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29651