Basic Site Details

Name: Shopping Centre with Covered Town Square, Glenrothes
Town, district or village: Glenrothes
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: same as 404939? CHECK

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 4Shopping centre  
Item 2 of 4Cinema  
Item 3 of 4Hotel  
Item 4 of 4Church 2 churches

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 117 February 1961 Proposed500,000 pedestrian-only shopping centre with 50 shops, including a supermarket, and 750-seat cinema, bowling alley, 100,000 hotel, 2 churches and a covered town square per Builder p340

People

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 2Peter TintoArchitectA1961 As Chief Architect, Glenrothes Development Corporation
Item 2 of 2Glenrothes Development Corporation (or Glenrothes New Town Development Corporation)Architectural practice 17 February 1961 responsible for the work per Builder p340

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p232

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder17 February 1961  p340