Rootes car showroom, Devonshire House, Piccadilly, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA19014
Architect/DesignerCarrere & Hastings
Hastings, Thomas (1860-1929)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1926
Image Date1950
Library ReferenceAP376/114
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The original Devonshire House, the London home of the Dukes of Devonshire, was designed by William Kent and completed around 1740. It was demolished in 1924 and the new Devonshire House, to house offices and car showrooms, was completed in 1926 to the designs of Thomas Hastings of Carrere & Hastings (the architects of the New York Public Library at Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street).

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car showrooms