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  • Heritage Explorer - Images By Theme
    Archive HE Images Historic England Heritage Gateway Images of England PastScape NMR ViewFinder Headquarters for the Royal College of Physicians Camden London click here to return to images by theme Create Add to Student Gallery Add to My Favourites This building from the early 60s was typical of many being built of concrete with few features to break up the outside walls Copyright English Heritage NMR Miss Patricia Philpott Reference

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    Heritage Gateway Images of England PastScape NMR ViewFinder Royal Festival Hall Lambeth Greater London click here to return to images by theme Create Add to Student Gallery Add to My Favourites The Royal Festival Concert Hall was built 1949 51 It was designed as part of the Festival of Britain celebrations It s main structure is built using reinforced concrete for all load bearing walls Copyright English Heritage NMR Mr

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    Archive HE Images Historic England Heritage Gateway Images of England PastScape NMR ViewFinder Roman Catholic Cathedral Liverpool click here to return to images by theme Create Add to Student Gallery Add to My Favourites This building was very different from existing cathedrals and provoked strong reactions when it opened in 1967 It has several nicknames including Paddy s Wigwam and the Mersey Funnel Copyright English Heritage NMR Mr Brendan Oxlade

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    NMR ViewFinder Cathedral of St Michael Coventry click here to return to images by theme Create Add to Student Gallery Add to My Favourites The medieval church of St Michael in the centre of Coventry was destroyed by bombing in World War Two This new cathedral was built close to the site preserving the ruins of the old church The new cathedral took ten years to build to a very

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    7 in St Leonards Road It was built from reinforced concrete with timber cladding to the balconies and an asphalt flat roof It contained 136 one and two bedroomed flats and ten maisonettes arranged on 26 floors The homes are linked to a detached service tower by corridors at every third floor The tower contained lifts rubbish chutes laundry rooms and had a boiler and chimneys on the top This tower block is similar to Trellick Tower in Kensington and Chelsea They were the best designed tower blocks of many built in this period However by the 1970s the whole idea of housing families in tall tower blocks was being questioned Read official list description Add to My Favourites Mr David Addison Source English Heritage NMR Longmoor Point Alton East Wandsworth Greater London Longmoor Point is one of 10 blocks of flats known as the Points They are part of the Alton East housing development built in 1951 52 and designed by the London County Council Architect s Department Housing Division They were based on a reinforced concrete frame put up on site and clad in grey brickwork to reflect local house styles They were the first public housing in Britain to have mechanically ventilated lavatories and bathrooms and the first high housing to be centrally heated The blocks each had different patterned tilework at the entrance so they could be told apart The rest of the development is a mixture of terraces of houses and maisonettes They were set informally on a hillside among plants from the gardens of the Victorian houses previously on the site Shops and a school were included in the development which was planned as a neighbourhood for 9 500 people Read official list description Add to My Favourites Mr Anthony Rau Source English Heritage NMR Repton House Lillington Gardens Westminster Greater London This block of sixteen three bedroom flats two one bedroom flats and two bedsits is part of the Lillington Gardens Estate The estate was designed in 1961 by John Darbourne The design is based on the nearby Church of St James the Less with its striking Victorian red brick Phase 1 was built in 1964 8 by Darbourne and Geoffrey Darke for Westminster City Council Lillington was the first low rise high density public housing scheme to be built It proved that low rise flats with an interesting design could accommodate the same number of people per acre density as tower blocks It influenced the style of council housing from the mid 1960s until the early 1980s The scheme won many awards including a Ministry of Housing and Local Government award for good design in 1970 The scheme provided homes for around 2 000 people with a high proportion provided for older people There were also pubs shops doctors a community hall and a library Before the estate was built this part of Pimlico was mainly older terraced housing Read official list description Add to My Favourites English Heritage NMR Council Housing

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    here to return to images by theme Create Add to Student Gallery Add to My Favourites The large henge site of Avebury with its internal stone circles dates from about 2 600 2 100 BC In the distance the enigmatic mound of Silbury Hill was the largest manmade mound in Europe Both sites probably served a religious or ceremonial purpose This site is now in the care of English Heritage

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    images by theme Create Add to Student Gallery Add to My Favourites An oblique aerial view across Bristol with the Clifton Suspension Bridge in the background The photograph shows how water from the River Avon is channelled into the docks A large lock controls the water level and allows ships into and out of the docks Ships and cargo can be clearly seen whereas today 2010 the docks have gone

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    Cowes Isle of Wight click here to return to images by theme Create Add to Student Gallery Add to My Favourites Queen Victoria and Prince Albert bought Osborne House as a private retreat and greatly extended it The present house developed in the Italianate style between 1845 51 and was designed by Prince Albert and Thomas Cubitt This property is now in the care of English Heritage 2010 Find out

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