Royal Trafalgar Hotel

I had a slight frisson last night as I was walking across Leicester Square and spotted the top of the Trafalgar Hotel across a huge and vacant building site.   Described by Pevsner as ‘a period piece’, it was designed by Charles Pike & Partners in 1967.   Looks like a survival from Comintern:-

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4 thoughts on “Royal Trafalgar Hotel

  1. Richard says:

    Perhaps they will tear it down so we don’t have to notice it again. Some period pieces have a certain grace though their styles fall from fashion; this seems not to have any at all.

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