Basic Site Details

Name: Regent Cinema
Town, district or village: Leven
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Messrs Maxwell Stewart and Maxwell 57 Oswald Street, Glasgow have prepared plans for the reconstruction of the Picture House in Commercial Road. Messrs Stellmacs Limited, Glasgow, will carry out the building contract. [Builder 13 May 1938 Page 957]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Regent Picture House  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Commercial RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3c. 1914c. 1918ProposedDuring the War
Item 2 of 31922 OpenedInformation from Cinema Theatres Association (from Dean of Guild)
Item 3 of 319381939Reconstruction 


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 5George Charles CampbellArchitectBc. 1914c. 1918Project perhaps conceived at this time
Item 2 of 5Archibald M H StewartArchitectA19381939Reconstruction
Item 3 of 5Frank F MaxwellArchitectA19381939Reconstruction
Item 4 of 5Stellmacs LtdArchitectural practiceA19381939Reconstruction
Item 5 of 5William J MaxwellArchitectA19381939Reconstruction


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder13 May 1938  p957
Item 2 of 2RIBA Journal9 July 1932 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of Campbell

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Chris DoakInformation via website Sent September 2007
Item 2 of 5Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009
Item 3 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register46489 
Item 4 of 5Kirkcaldy Library??Leven Dean of Guild Records14/1922 
Item 5 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Charles Campbell: L no3928 (box 18)