Basic Site Details

Name: 1-7 Union Street and 52-58 Nethergate
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: This was part of the Royal Hotel

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Royal Hotel Part of building

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3House(?)  
Item 2 of 3Hotel(?)  
Item 3 of 3Shop(?)  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 252-58, NethergateYes 
Item 2 of 21-7, Union StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218281829Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21892  Remodelled and attic floor added


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 4David Neave B18281829Executing William Burn's scheme
Item 2 of 4George Gordon Maclaren A1892 Remodelled and attic floor added
Item 3 of 4James Maclaren A1892 Remodelled and attic floor added
Item 4 of 4James Maclaren & Son A1892 Remodelled and attic floor added


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep119
Item 2 of 2McKean, Charles and Walker, David1993Dundee: An Illustrated Architectural GuideRevised EditionEdinburgh: RIASpp64-5

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Dundee Courier and Advertiser11 March 1893   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Dundee City ArchivesTown Council Minutes. Property Committee Minutes 4 August - 16 June 1837 Town Council Minutes, 17 January 1828
Item 2 of 3Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm) Book 27, pp114-122
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25576