1960s British Social Housing

Below is a selection of images of British social housing in the 1960s.

For further image galleries, see: Inter-War1940s1950s1970s1980s self-builds or return to Homes Fit for People.

108600 items
RIBA3062-36St Olaf House, Hay's Wharf, Tooley Street, Southwark, London, under construction showing steel frame

 
RIBA3071-36Design for decorations for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, Waterloo Place, St James's, London, looking along Pall Mall

 
RIBA3072-36Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Fifth Avenue, New York


RIBA3074-36Design for the dome over the Painted Hall of the Royal Hospital, Greenwich, London

 
RIBA3075-37Design for the ceiling of the dining room, 7 Queen Street, Edinburgh, for Lord Chief Baron Ord

 
RIBA3076-37Designs for Mereworth Castle, Kent: section, not as executed


RIBA3077-37View of trees and fields in the grounds of Langley Park, Beckenham, London, following proposed alterations: perspective showing an ornamental lake, bridge and garden temple

 
RIBA3078-37Design for the New Empire Hall, Olympia, Hammersmith, London: presentation perspective

 
RIBA3079-37Project for a metropolitan cathedral in the form of a Greek cross with a domed centre


RIBA3080-37Caricature bust of Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens incorporating an architectural model for a 'chattri' roof feature

 
RIBA3082-37Alternative designs for the Palazzo da Porto Festa, Vicenza

 
RIBA3083-37Design for York House, Pall Mall, London, for the Duke of York, showing the proposed interior decoration


RIBA3084-37Unexecuted design for the Library and Administration Building, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois

 
RIBA3087-37Designs for Broadleys (now Windermere Motor Boat Club), Gillhead, near Cartmel Fell, Lake Windermere, Cumbria, for Arthur Currer Briggs: perspective of terrace front with inset floor plans

 
RIBA3095-38Conjectural portrait of Andrea Palladio


RIBA3096-38Hampton Court Palace, Richmond upon Thames, London: hammer-beam roof of the Great Hall

 
RIBA3097-38Castle Howard, North Yorkshire: the south front seen from the south-west

 
RIBA3098-38Wollaton Hall, Wollaton, Nottinghamshire: view from the south-west


RIBA3099-38Banqueting House, Whitehall, London, seen from the west

 
RIBA3100-38Finsbury Health Centre, Pine Street, London: the health mural by Gordon Cullen by entrance to the solarium

 
RIBA3101-38Finsbury Health Centre, Pine Street, London: the health mural by Gordon Cullen by entrance to the solarium


RIBA3102-38Siskin residence, Brentwood, Los Angeles

 
RIBA3103-38Siskin residence, Brentwood, Los Angeles

 
RIBA3104-38Rich residence, Brentwood, Los Angeles


RIBA3105-38Abell residence, 469 Upper Mesa Road, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, California

 
RIBA3106-38Abell residence, Santa Monica, California

 
RIBA3107-38Nordic House, Rejkyavik, Iceland


RIBA3108-38Clendinning residence, 3 Alwyne Road, Islington, London: the living room

 
RIBA3109-38Flat, 15 Eaton Terrace, Belgravia, London

 
RIBA3110-38Race furniture: Maxima collection