Kingsley Hall, Powis Road, Bow, London: plans for the community centre hall for Miss Muriel Lester and Miss Doris Lester

RIBApix ref no RIBA21665
Architect/DesignerCowles-Voysey, Charles (1889-1981)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1927
Image Date1927
Library ReferenceKingsley Hall Drawing 22
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Muriel and Doris Lester founded Kingsley Hall as a Community Centre in the East End of London. It included a large hall and number of residential units or 'cells', one of which was used by Gandhi during his visit to London in 1931.

Subject tags

halls, community centres