Advance factory units, Wavendon, Milton Keynes: a protoype open-plan office

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RIBApix ref no RIBA88458
Architect/DesignerWalker, Derek John (1930-2015)
Artist/PhotographerDonat, John (1933-2004)
CountryUK: England
CityMilton Keynes
Subject Date1972
Image Date1972
Library ReferenceAP296/209 (JD 16-01-72 2/28A)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The SBI prototype is a factory unit developed by the Industry Group and Derek Walker at Milton Keynes, consisting of a steel frame with 12m x 12m bays for easy expansion. This was built though as offices for the architects with intended long term use as a community building.

Subject tags

factories, architects' offices, offices