Cantilever houses, Thames Road, Peterlee

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RIBApix ref no RIBA23402
Architect/DesignerDaniel, Peter
Dixon, F. G.
Gazzard, R. J. A.
Pasmore, Victor (1908-1998)
Peterlee Development Corporation
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityPeterlee
Subject Date1961
Image Date1961
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 222 Peterlee
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Peterlee New Town in County Durham was founded in 1948. The Peterlee Development Corporation, established that year under the direction of A. V. Williams, was responsible for its development over several decades. R. J. A. Gazzard was the chief architect responsible for this phase of the development while Daniel, Dixon were responsible for the design of the housing and Pasmore for the landscaping.

Subject tags

housing, houses, pilotis, new towns