By the end of the 19th century the building had been converted to a hotel and apartments. Residents included JM Barry who wrote Peter Pan on the fourth floor in an interior designed for him by Edwin Lutyens. After the war the building was converted to office and many of the original Adam features were lost.
Robert Adam House, 2 - 3 Robert Street
The proposals restore this Grade II* Listed building dating from 1768- 1774 back to its original residential use through sensitive adaptation, extension and restoration. The building is historically significant. It formed part of Robert Adam’s Adelphi development, indeed Robert Adam was resident in No.3 during the construction works.