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London and Lancashire House
Cape Town, Western Cape

Francis Edward MASEY: Architect 1901
KENDALL and MORRIS: Architect 1927
Franklin Kaye KENDALL: Design Architect 1927

Date:1901 : 1927
Client:London and Lancashire Insurance Co.
Type:Offices
Status:Extant
Street:St George

 


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Coordinates:
33°55'26.92" S 18°25'10.39" E Alt: 38m

(BC 206.428; SAB Aug 1926:37; AB&E Sep 1927: 8, 9 ill)

Designed by FE MASEY in 1901, changes were made by FK KENDALL in 1927.

St George's Street was renamed St George's Mall when it was closed to vehicular traffic in the 1990s.

London & Lancashire House is one of four historical buildings that were restored and integrated around a modern tower block, named Mandela Rhodes Place, circa 2002. The complex houses a hotel, offices and shops.

These notes were last edited on 2020 04 28

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Rennie, John for CPIA. 1978. The Buildings of Central Cape Town 1978. Volume Two : Catalogue. Cape Town: Cape Provincial Institute of Architects. pg 153 item 56.40