Burleigh Primary School, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire: the infants' classroom blocks separated by courtyards

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RIBApix ref no RIBA44128
Architect/DesignerAslin, Charles Herbert (1893-1959)
Hertfordshire County Council. Architects Department
Artist/PhotographerToomey, Bill (1922-)
CountryUK: England
CityCheshunt
Subject Date1947
Image Date1950
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 538 Cheshunt 2
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: C. H. Aslin was County Architect for Hertfordshire from 1945 to 1958 and headed its pioneering school-building programme of which this school was the prototype. The infants' block opened in 1947 while the junior block was not completed until 1948.

Subject tags

schools, courtyards, classrooms