Basic Site Details

Name: Curzon Cinema
Town, district or village: Mayfair
City or county: London
Country: England
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119331934  


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 6(Sir) John Burnet, Tait & LorneArchitectural practiceA19331934 
Item 2 of 6Francis LorneArchitectA19331934 
Item 3 of 6George Haslehurst Lawrence (sometimes misspelt George Hazelhurst Lawrence)ArchitectA19331934As assistant to Burnet, Tait & Lorne
Item 4 of 6Ludovic Gordon FarquharArchitectA19331934 
Item 5 of 6Thomas Smith TaitArchitectA19331934 
Item 6 of 6Alexander Esmé Gordon (or Esmé Gordon)ArchitectA1934 As assistant to Tait at Burnet, Tait & Lorne


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Casa Maury, Marques de 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1McKean, Charles1987The Scottish Thirties: An Architectural Introduction Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Pressp195 - George Lawrence's involvement

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder9 March 1934CXLVI  
Item 2 of 2The Times6 July 1933  Licence granted to build, plus description