Westminster Hospital, Horseferry Road, Westminster, London: the chapel with the ceiling of Cedar of Lebanon decorated with gold leaf

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RIBApix ref no RIBA50361
Architect/DesignerAdams Holden & Pearson
Artist/PhotographerNewbery, Sydney W. (1894-1985)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1939
Image Date1939
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceHolden 33021/4 (Newbery 95582)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: In 1924 Adams Holden & Pearson carried out alterations to this, the original Westminster Hospital of 1834 designed by H. W. Inwood. The building was demolished in 1950 after the hospital transferred to a new complex on Marsham Street, also designed by Adams Holden & Pearson. The Queen Elizabeth II Conference was erected on this site in 1981-1986.

Subject tags

Chapels, ceilings, marble, seating, hospitals