Building Q121 [24 foot wind tunnel] at former Royal Aircraft Establishment site, Hall Road - Rushmoor

Wind tunnel built 1934-35.The external fabric of the building is generally in good condition and actively maintained. Regular tours are given and low key use for art exhibitions has been permitted (in association with the Farnborough Air Show) but the future use of the building remains uncertain.

Building Q121 [24 foot wind tunnel] at former Royal Aircraft Establishment site, Hall Road - Rushmoor
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: BUILDING Q121 AT FORMER ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT SITE
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1259589
  • Local Planning Authority: Rushmoor
  • Site Type: Industrial > Engineering industry site

Location

  • Building Name: Building Q121 [24 foot wind tunnel] at former Royal Aircraft Establishment site
  • Street Name: Hall Road
  • County: Hampshire
  • District / Borough: Rushmoor
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Aldershot
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Fair
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: E - Under repair or in fair to good repair, but no user identified; or under threat of vacancy with no obvious new user (applicable only to buildings capable of beneficial use)
  • Previous Priority: E
  • Ownership: Commercial company

Contact Details

Nicola Lauder 01483 252074

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England