Ministry of Works Demonstration Housing at Northolt, London: street view of the two types of houses

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RIBApix ref no RIBA71016
Architect/DesignerGibberd, Sir Frederick (1908-1984)
Artist/PhotographerDell & Wainwright
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1944
Image Date1944
Library ReferenceAP31/66 (DWN9727)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Thirteen part-prefabricated houses were built for the Ministry of Works at Northolt to show alternative types of materials, plans and construction. The steel frame and cladding were designed by Frederick Gibberd and built by the British Iron and Steel Federation.

Subject tags

steel, housing, houses, cladding, prefabrication, Social Housing: 1940s