Council housing scheme at Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

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RIBApix ref no RIBA71130
Architect/DesignerBarnsley, Geoffrey Reynolds (1900-1959)
Artist/PhotographerNewbery, Sydney W. (1894-1985)
CountryUK: England
CityWelwyn Garden City
Subject Date1937
Image Date1937
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP33/19 (Newbery 66500)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: G. R. Barnsley was architect to Welwyn Garden City Urban District Council until 1936. This was the eighth housing scheme carried out by the council and comprised 84 houses, each with three bedrooms. To maximize the site, up to twelve houses per acre were erected.

Subject tags

housing, houses, brickwork, garden cities