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Grand Hotel - First
Central Cape Town, Western Cape

Charles AS FREEMAN: Architect

Status:Demolished 1951
Street:Adderley St

(SALQB Dec 1967:57; SAAE&S Jnl Aug 1907:196)

Parke's Hotel, demolished in 1892, had stood on this site previously. The first Grand Hotel in turn was replaced by the Grand Hotel - Second.

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.

Books that reference Grand Hotel - First

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 Johannesburg: Unpublished Ph.D thesis.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 115
Walker, Michael. 2012. Early architects of Cape Town and their buildings (1820 - 1926) with postcard illustrations, The. St James: Michael Walker. pg 22
Walker, Michael. 2015. Old hotels of Cape Town (1890-1911), The : A history long forgotten, seldom told. St James: Published Privately. pg 21, 39-44 + ill, 68