Basic Site Details

Name: The Adelphi Buildings
City or county: London
Country: England
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Largely demolished - except 1-3 Robert Street, 6-10 Adam Street and 2-4 John Street.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Street plan  
Item 2 of 2House  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 5James Street  
Item 2 of 5John Street  
Item 3 of 5Robert Street  
Item 4 of 5Strand  
Item 5 of 5William Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 317681772Build/construction 
Item 2 of 328 March 1772 Foundation stone 
Item 3 of 31936 Destruction/demolitionExcept 1-3 Robert Street, 6-10 Adam Street and 2-4 John Street

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 1Robert AdamArchitectA17681772 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Caledonian Mercury6 July 1772