Secondary school for boys off Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London: the library with covered play space below and the gymnasium on the right seen from across the playground

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RIBApix ref no RIBA44244
Architect/DesignerMartin, Sir Leslie (1908-2000)
Artist/PhotographerPitt, Peter
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1958
Image Date1958
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 545 Putney
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built on the playing fields of the Royal Victoria Patriotic School, this secondary school for 850 boys was limited to two storeys in order not to compete with the adjacent 11-storey point blocks of the London County Council Fitzhugh Housing Estate.

Subject tags

schools, children's playgrounds, prefabrication