The Ryde, Hatfield, Hertfordshire: the approach to the community centre and children's playground

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RIBApix ref no RIBA57904
Architect/DesignerPhippen Randall & Parkes
Artist/PhotographerDonat, John (1933-2004)
CountryUK: England
CityHatfield
Subject Date1966
Image Date1970
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference2840/6 (Donat 1-10-70 1/30a)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Donat / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Located on the edge of the Lea river green belt on a site provided by the Hatfield Development Corporation, this group of single-storey terrace houses was built for the Cockaigne Housing Group, a co-operative housing society building for owner occupation. The architects set in practice together as Phippen Randall & Parkes on the strength of this commission.

Subject tags

housing, children's playgrounds, community centres