Wimpey contract 14 houses for four- and five-person families, Killingworth Township (later Killingworth), North Tyneside

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RIBApix ref no RIBA63947
Architect/DesignerKillingworth Development Corporation
Artist/PhotographerToomey, Bill (1922-)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1967
Image Date1969
Library ReferenceAP 755
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The building of Killingworth Township began in 1963, was undertaken by Northumberland County Council and was not sponsored by the Government.These houses were given a MOHLG award for good design in housing in 1967 and a Civic Trust Award in 1969.

Subject tags

housing, houses, town planning, hard landscaping