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Whitson-Fairhurst prc house

Whitson-Fairhurst PRC House

Manufacturer: Scottish Housing GroupDesigners: W A Fairhurst/ Melville Dundas & Whitson LtdPeriod built: 1940s–early 1950sNumber built: 3400Site of Prototypes: Dalrymple, Ayr. Designated Defective in England & Wales – Legislation Repealed in Scotland. IdentificationBuilt as 2-storey semi-detached and terraced houses with medium pitch gable roofs covered with concrete tiles or occasionally, copper sheeting.The external walls are …

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Spooner Timber Framed House

Manufacturer: J.L. Spooner Limited Ltd, Hull, England.Designer: R BinningtonPeriod built: 1948–55Number built: 4800 The Spooner house is a timber framed house that was built with a traditional style full brick exterior, or half brick lower and half profiled steel cladding sheets to the upper storey, causing many to confuse these properties with British Iron & …

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Quick find – List of Several Common Non-Traditional Houses UK

Laing Easiform Non-Traditional Construction Name: Laing EasiformType: In Situ Poured ConcreteConstructionProperties built between 1919 to 1928 have 8″ thick walls of solid no-fines clinker concrete. Properties built between 1925 to 1945 have walls of cast in situ cavity construction with 3″ thick inner and outer leaves and a 2″ cavity, usually finished externally with stone …

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Survey of Non Traditional Housing Stock CHESTERFIELD – 2014

All local authorities are required to gather information in relation to the condition of their housing stock for business planning purposes. One of the key drivers of the HRA Business Plan is an independent stock condition survey, which should be reviewed every 3 years in order to provide a robust, up to date, externally verified …

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Social Housing in the UK and US: Evolution, Issues and Prospects

A Extract From A Paper by Michael E. Stone, Ph.D. Support and Disclaimer: This research was made possible through an Atlantic Fellowship in Public Policy, funded by the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, and administered by the British Council. Additional support has been provided by the Centre for Urban and Community Research, Goldsmiths College, University …

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Rowcon Type I & II Timber Framed House

Manufacturer:  Rowlinson construction Ltd.Period Built: 1961-70     Number Built: 1700  Construction Type: Timber Framed Rowcon Type I Also known as: Rowcon. Manufacturer: Rowlinson construction Ltd. Period Built: 1961 – 70. NumberBuilt: 1700.Identification Characteristics:2-storey terraced houses.Medium pitch gale roof covered with tiles or flat roof covered with bituminous felt.Front and rear external walls of painted plywood …

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A Carlton PRC House

Carlton Precast Reinforced Concrete House

Manufacturer: Concrete Ltd Designer/ Architect: R Pianca & Carlton Contractors Number Built: 350 Period Built: 1965-69 Alternate Names: – Construction Type: PRC Identifying Features 2-storey terraced houses. Shallow pitch gable roof covered with concrete tiles. Front and rear external walls of eaves height PRC columns infilled with vertical timber boarding. Spandrel PC panel at first …

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Kencast Precast Concrete House

Kencast Precast Concrete HouseManufacturer: Kencast Buildings Ltd. Period Build 1960’s. Number Built: 1000 Identification Characteristics: Detached and semi-detached bungalows. Medium Pitch gable roof covered with slates or tiles. External walls rendered throughout. Tile hanging at gable apex. Some bungalows have vertical timber boarding below some front wall window. This picture shows a typical Kencast detached …

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Sketchup BISF House Models By Bob M

Below we list a selection of interactive BISF House Sketchup Models, created by the Specialist Architecture Practice, Samaniegomorgan who are based in Antipolo in the Philippines. The practice is headed by the British Architect, Bob Morgan, and Local Partner, Ollie Samaniego.Web: https://issuu.com/samaniegomorgan/docs/smport5 Email: [email protected] Each of the models is fully interactive. Simply click on the …

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British Iron & Steel Federation BISF House

The British Iron & Steel Federation (B.I.S.F) Steel Framed House Manufacturer British Iron & Steel Federation/ British Steel Homes Ltd Architect/ Designer Sir Frederick Gibberd Engineer Donovan Lee Also Known As BISF : British Iron & Steel Federation Number Built 36,053 Duration 1944-50 Prior to the end of WWII, the British Iron & Steel Federation …

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