Irish Embassy, 17 Grosvenor Place, Belgravia, London: the polished oak and plate screen separating the entrance hall from the reception hall

RIBApix ref no RIBA56157
Architect/DesignerMcGrath, Raymond (1903-1977)
Artist/PhotographerPantlin, John (1917-2003)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1953
Image Date1953
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceAP317/68
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Raymond McGrath, who was the architect for the Office of Public Works, Dublin, was responsible for the conversion of this late Victorian five-storey mansion into the residence and offices of the embassy.

Subject tags

glass, doors, restoration, conversion of buildings, wood, screens, embassies, consular buildings