Basic Site Details

Name: Skinner's Bakery and tea room
Town, district or village: Charing Cross
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Information from the late Basil Skinner

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Bakery  
Item 2 of 2Tea room  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 25-7, Newton StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2477, Sauchiehall StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4c. 1893c. 1894 Earliest work in Sauchiehall Street block
Item 2 of 419001902 Bakery in Newton Street and tearoom in adjoining block in Sauchiehall Street
Item 3 of 41920  Further work
Item 4 of 41931 Alteration/conversionNos 1-7 Newton Street

People

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 10(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectB18931894Earlier work - perhaps by Burnet, Son & Campbell
Item 2 of 10Burnet Son & CampbellArchitectural practiceB18931894Earlier work - perhaps by Burnet, Son & Campbell
Item 3 of 10John Archibald CampbellArchitectB18931894Earlier work - perhaps by Burnet, Son & Campbell
Item 4 of 10(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA19001902Bakery in Newton Street and tearoom in adjoining block in Sauchiehall Street
Item 5 of 10Charles Turnbull EwingArchitectA19001902As apprentice to John James Burnet
Item 6 of 10John Burnet & SonArchitectural practiceA19001902Bakery in Newton Street and tearoom in adjoining block in Sauchiehall Street
Item 7 of 10(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectC1920 Further work
Item 8 of 10Burnet, Son & DickArchitectural practiceA1930 Rebuilding (?) of nos 1-7 Newton Street
Item 9 of 10(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA1931 Rebuilding (?) of 1-7 Newton Street
Item 10 of 10Norman Aitken DickArchitectA1931 Rebuilding (?) of nos 1-7 Newton Street

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Skinner, G, EsqOf William Skinner & Co

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Kinchin, Perilla Tea and taste   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1931JAn-Jun p340
Item 2 of 2Architects Journal27 June 1923   

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 Charles Turnbull Ewing: L v2 no116 (microfilm reel 29)