Photograph of exterior of Lansdowne Hotel, Chippendale

Made by Kent, Milton in Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia, 1926.

Sidney Warden was the most prolific of the several architects who designed hotels for Tooth & Co. Some of the architects who worked for Tooth & Co - Sidney Ancher, Sam Lipson, Rudder & Grout - were better known, but none designed so many hotels or so many well-known hotels.

By his own count, Warden’s work encompassed 392 hotels, new buildings or alterations to existing hotels, including such familiar structures as the Clare, the Lansdowne, the Broadway, the Henson Park, the Marrickville, the S...


Photographic print, black & white, exterior of Lansdowne Hotel, Chippendale, Milton Kent, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1926

Hotel designed by Sidney Warden for Tooth & Co Limited.


According to the New South Wales Heritage Branch, the construction of the Lansdowne Hotel began in 1924 and was completed in 1926 (see A reproduction of this photograph appears in the architectural journal 'Building', Vol. 39, No. 227, 12 July 1926 (see 2007/61/1-4/1).
Kent, Milton 1926

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Photograph of exterior of Lansdowne Hotel, Chippendale 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 23 November 2017, <>
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