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Bar and Reception Hall, Mostyn Hotel

Bar and Reception Hall, Mostyn Hotel

Part of

People

  • Cedric Price (creator)
  • Cedric Price (architect)
  • Frank W. Clifford Ltd (contractor)
  • Washington Group (client)
  • Sam Lambert (photographic studio)
  • Cedric Price (archive creator)

Title

Bar and Reception Hall, Mostyn Hotel

Dates of creation

1959-1966, predominant 1960-1964

Level of archival description

File 27

Extent and Medium

  • 65 drawings
  • 22 reprographic copies
  • 0.05 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an executed interior renovation project for a new bar and reception hall at the Mostyn Hotel, London, England. The existing lounge was transformed into a bar, and the existing dining room was connected to a new reception hall. Drawings show designs for lighting, furniture, screens and bar fittings. The project, and some materials in this file, was published in 'Architectural Design', Vol. 32, (May 1962), 260-261. Material in this file was produced between 1959 and 1964, and predominantly between 1960 and 1964.

Several drawings were drawn by Cedric Price and others were drawn by an unnamed draughtsman.

File contains design development drawings, working drawings, textual records, and photographic material.

Reference Number

AP144.S2.D27

Location

London Greater London England United Kingdom

Language of material

Documents are in English.

Related units of description

  • See also a later project for the Mostyn Hotel (AP144.S2.D34). Group DR2004:0036 in the Photographic Materials series (AP144.S6) contains negatives related to this file. Group DR2004:0057 in Early Work and Miscellaneous Records (AP144.S2.D1) contains textual records related to this file. Group DR2004:1259 in Whitehall (AP144.S2.D98) contains photographs that only relate to Bar and Reception Hall, Mostyn Hotel (AP144.S2.D27).

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0178:001-012
    • Title: Inventory, sketch perspective and details, list of drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    inventory, sketch perspective and details, list of drawings, plan, axonometric detail, and detail sections showing screen, seating and fittings

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper and reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 26 x 38 cm sheet (largest): 38 x 74 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0178:013-030
    • Title: Plans, sections, perspective sketches, alternate floor plans, door schedule, details of entrance, bar and bar fittings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    18 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, coloured pencil, and wax crayon on translucent paper and reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 22 x 41 cm sheet (largest): 40 x 75 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0178:031-048
    • Title: Plan, elevations, sections, measured drawing, seating layout
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    plan, elevations, sections, measured drawing, seating layout, isometric, sketch perspective and details, detail sections, details of bar, shelves, sliding and fixed screens

    Quantity / Object type:

    18 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 38 x 70 cm sheet (largest): 40 x 76 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0178:049-065
    • Title: Reception hall sections, ceiling and lighting plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    reception hall sections, ceiling and lighting plans, entrance details, door schedule, perspective and details of bar, floor plan, schedule of finishes

    Quantity / Object type:

    17 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 39 x 70 cm sheet (largest): 40 x 70 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0178:066-087
    • Title: Plans, sections, elevations, details, ceiling and lighting plans, measured drawings, and includes some working drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    22 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, and coloured pencil on reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 38 x 69 cm sheet (largest): 38 x 77 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0178:088
    • Title: Cost estimates, correspondence, inspection report, quantity survey, notes, payment certificates
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    cost estimates, correspondence, inspection report, quantity survey, notes, payment certificates, invoices, price lists, tender, regulations, measured drawings, consultant's drawings, reference drawings, trade catalogues, thumbnail and detail sketches, building programme, time sheets, brochures, building specifications, contract, business cards, photograph, and meeting notes

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.04 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:0059
    • Title: Contract between Mostyn Hotel and Frank W. Clifford Ltd (contractor)
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 32 x 20 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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