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Civic Centre, St Albans, Hertfordshire: the garden court with the health centre on the right and the law courts at the rear

RIBApix ref no RIBA76182
Architect/DesignerFardell, Geoffrey Charles (1910-2001)
Gibberd, Sir Frederick (1908-1984)
Artist/PhotographerToomey, Bill (1922-)
CountryUK: England
CitySt Albans
Subject Date1966
Image Date1966
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceBM/PUBL/32/D (Toomey St Albans/22)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Frederick Gibberd was the consultant planner for the civic centre, which comprised a city hall, law courts, municipal offices, police station, health centre, library and shops and offices. It was begun in 1957 and not completed until 1968.

Subject tags

hard landscaping, civic centres, courtyards, health centres, law courts