Basic Site Details

Name: Wellesley Tea Rooms
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1145 Sauchiehall StreetYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1145, Sauchiehall StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21905   
Item 2 of 21907  Converted to Cranston's Tea Rooms


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 4Charles Rennie MackintoshArchitectA1905 only plan is by Mackintosh
Item 2 of 4Honeyman, Keppie & MackintoshArchitectural practiceA1905  
Item 3 of 4Colin MenziesArchitectB1906 Alterations for conversion to Cranston's tea rooms
Item 4 of 4Thomson & MenziesArchitectural practiceB1906 Alterations for conversion to Cranston's tea rooms


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cranston, Stuart - of Cranston's Tea Rooms LtdAfter conversion
Item 2 of 2Trustees of the late Dr WalkerOriginal building


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Crawford, Alan1995Charles Rennie Mackintosh London: Thames and Hudsonp211

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWeddell and Thomson Archive Summary Material (Handlists, Job lists etc) Thomson & Menzies job list