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.

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RIBA3346-53Harry Stuart Goodhart-Rendel

 
RIBA3349-53Cedric Price

 
RIBA3350-53Cedric Price


RIBA3352-53Taj Mahal, Agra, seen from the south

 
RIBA3353-53Taj Mahal, Agra: spandrel detail

 
RIBA3354-53Wayang Coffee Lounge, 207 Earl's Court Road, London, by night


RIBA3355-53Egg and Bacon Restaurant for J. Lyons and Company, Oxford Street, London

 
RIBA3356-53Egg and Bacon Restaurant for J. Lyons and Company, Oxford Street, London

 
RIBA3357-53Kardomah Cafe, Market Street, Manchester


RIBA3358-53Penguin Pool, London Zoo, Regent's Park, London: early sketches

 
RIBA3359-53Lovell Health House, Los Angeles, California

 
RIBA3360-53Glass House, New Canaan, Connecticut


RIBA3361-53Hermann Lange House, Krefeld

 
RIBA3362-53Glyn Mills' Bank, Lombard Street, London, under construction

 
RIBA3363-53Glyn Mills' Bank, Lombard Street, London, under construction


RIBA3364-53Glyn Mills' Bank, Lombard Street, London: steel framework under construction

 
RIBA3365-53Glyn Mills' Bank, Lombard Street, London: steel framework under construction

 
RIBA3366-53Four-storey detached houses, New Brighton, Wirral, Cheshire: front elevation (east side)


RIBA3367-53Four-storey detached houses, New Brighton, Wirral, Cheshire: garden elevation (west side)

 
RIBA3368-53Four-storey detached houses, New Brighton, Wirral, Cheshire: dining room

 
RIBA3369-53Four-storey detached houses, New Brighton, Wirral, Cheshire: sitting room


RIBA3370-53War Memorial, Euston, London: dedication ceremony in presence of Earl Haig

 
RIBA3371-53War Memorial, Euston, London: four maquettes of soldiers to stand at the foot of the column

 
RIBA3372-54Great Hall, Euston Station, London: interior with R. Wynn Owen and colleague reading notes in the middle distance


RIBA3373-54Harold Ainsworth Peto

 
RIBA3374-54History Faculty, West Road, Cambridge: the south elevation showing the stepped pyramidal glass roof over the Reading Room

 
RIBA3375-54Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, Florence: west facade seen from the south-west


RIBA3376-54Cemetery of San Cataldo, Modena: colonnade

 
RIBA3377-54Louvre, Paris: the Pyramid

 
RIBA3378-54Prentice Women's Hospital and Maternity Center and the Northwestern Institute of Psychiatry, Chicago: detail of tower