Toll House, Battery Square, Portmeirion

RIBApix ref no RIBA48176
Architect/DesignerWilliams-Ellis, Sir Clough (1883-1978)
Artist/PhotographerLambert, Sam (1927-1981)
CountryUK: Wales
Subject Date1929
Image Date1973
Library ReferenceAP Box 210 Portmeirion
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Battery Square is on the crown of the cliff enclosing the village to the south-west. Part of a group of about ten buildings, it is part of the early phase of construction of the village resort. The Toll House was completed in 1929.

Subject tags

town planning, arches, entrances, squares, fantastic architecture, villages, weatherboarding