Offices for Carr & Company, Cranmore Boulevard, Shirley, Birmingham: the main facade with photobolic screens to deflect daylight

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RIBApix ref no RIBA24885
Architect/DesignerGoldfinger, Erno (1902-1987)
Artist/PhotographerGalwey, Reginald Hugo de Burgh (1917-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityBirmingham
Subject Date1956
Image Date1958
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP329/163
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These offices, built adjacent to the company's paper factory, were planned on Goldfinger's usual 2 ft 9 in grid and served as a prototype for his later office buildings such as Alexander Fleming House (1963).

Subject tags

office buildings, concrete, towers, cars, car parks