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Claridges Hotel
Cape Town, Western Cape

BLACK and FAGG: Architect
Frederick (Fred) CHERRY: Architect 1893
Date:n.d. : 1893 : 1903
Type:Hotel
Status:Repurposed
Street:Plein/Roeland Sts

1893: Addition of billiard room by Fred CHERRY (Pryce-Lewis list 2 677).

The hotel closed in 1928 and was reconstructed to accommodate the South African College of Music and Art School.


Writings about this entry

Radford, D. 1979. The architecture of the Western Cape, 1838-1901. A study of the impact of Victorian aesthetics and technology on South African architecture. Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis. Dept of Arch. University of the Witwatersrand. pg 252
Walker, Michael. 2015. Old hotels of Cape Town (1890-1911), The : A history long forgotten, seldom told. St James: Published Privately. pg 33, 69