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Perth, 32-4 Canal Street, Old Star Hotel

Hotel (18th Century), Inn (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Perth, 32-4 Canal Street, Old Star Hotel

Classification Hotel (18th Century), Inn (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) 32, 34 Canal Street; 1-18 Walker Court

Canmore ID 158011

Site Number NO12SW 403

NGR NO 11899 23353

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/158011

Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council Perth And Kinross
  • Parish Perth
  • Former Region Tayside
  • Former District Perth And Kinross
  • Former County Perthshire

Architecture Notes

NO12SW 403 11899 23353

Description:

The Star Inn is a large late Georgian former hotel building, 4-storey high and 5 windows wide with a 3-storey western outshot 1 window wide. Main block has Roman Doric pilastered doorpiece and high in the facade between 2nd and 3rd floor windows is a painted panel with Black Watch badge.

Internally the entrance hall has a pilastered screen with a semi eliptical fanlight and a lozenge plan cantilevered stair of

impressive height.

Notes:

Formerly Old Star Hotel founded later 18th century. Poor repair

References:

Shown in 1823 map.

(De-listed 2008: former Index no 39391).

(Undated) information from Historic Scotland.

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