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Sam Tisdall Architects in London, England, UKSantiago Calatrava in Dallas, TexasORMS in Uppingham, England, UKMoritz Theden in Marrakech, Morocco | Fletcher Priest Architects in London, England, UKADAM Architecture in London, England, UKgmp with J.B. Ferrari in Lausanne, SwitzerlandNieto Sobejano Arquitectos in Zhengzhou, ChinaReardonSmith Architects in Tivat, Montenegro...   Published 2012.0307


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It rises regally from the front of London's St Pancras railway stationSir Gilbert Scott's confection of a masterpiece, which has not made its way lightly through the years.

When built in the late 1800s as the Midland Grand Hotel, the building was a hallmark of high Victorian sumptuousness, designed to prove that the gothic style could suit commercial architecture. Yet being a hotel with just eight bathrooms on the cusp of the en-suite revolution, it quickly fell out of fashion.   Published 2012.0229


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