Category: England

Anti-Aircraft Battery, Hayling Island

Anti-Aircraft

Battery, Hayling Island

Britain’s 29 Royal Observer Corps HQs o…

Britain’s 29 Royal Observer Corps HQs once held 70 volunteers each who
would have helped rebuild Britain after a nuclear war. This one, nestled
on a hillside in Yeovil, Somerset, lay empty and derelict for years
(pictured) – and has now become a five-bed eco-house

sosbrutalism: SOS: Imperial Tobacco factory …

sosbrutalism:

SOS: Imperial Tobacco factory to be demolished soon.

Arup Associates : Horizon Building, Nottingham, Great Britain, 1968–1971

http://sosbrutalism.org/cms/18559009

Photos: © Elain Harwood 2014/2016

historicenglandarchive: Bebington Central Li…

historicenglandarchive:

Bebington Central Library, the Wirral, Grade II. 

wmud:

wmud:

calverton branch junction signal box, nottinghamshire, england, 1950s
the charles weightman + alan bullimore collection

wmud:

wmud:

shiplake signal box, oxfordshire, england, 1950s

bewitching-brutalism: Clifton Cathedral, Brist…

bewitching-brutalism:

Clifton Cathedral, Bristol

From here

modernism-in-metroland: College of Estate M…

modernism-in-metroland:

College of Estate Management, Reading University (1970-72) by Howell, Killick, Partridge and Amis

A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land

modernism-in-metroland: Albert Sloman Library…

modernism-in-metroland:

Albert Sloman Library, University of Essex (1966) by Architects Co-Partnership

Image from BD Online

A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land

Primary architecture

howtoarchitect:

This barn is about primary form. It could have been designed by Louis Kahn or Jensen-Klint. Image by seier+seier @ flickr. Great Coxwell barn, Oxfordshire, England, 14th century.