Whitfield House, Whitfield Street, Cartwright Estate, Fitzrovia, London: view along Howland Street with the Post Office Tower on the right

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RIBApix ref no RIBA40378
Architect/DesignerElsom, Cecil Harry (1912-2006)
Artist/PhotographerSnoek, Henk (1915-1980)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1961
Image Date1967
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceS67/2344
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Henk Snoek / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Cecil Elsom was responsible for a development of new offices for the Cartwright Estate located at 2-4 and 13-17 Fitzroy Street, and 80-84 Tottenham Court Road. They replaced Georgian houses and were constructed in reinforced concrete with brick infill end walls.

Subject tags

concrete, brickwork, towers, commercial buildings