JOHN LEWIS WAREHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1117372

Date first listed: 24-Nov-1995

Statutory Address: JOHN LEWIS WAREHOUSE, GUNNELS WOOD ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: JOHN LEWIS WAREHOUSE, GUNNELS WOOD ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hertfordshire

District: Stevenage (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: TL 22659 24493

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History

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Details

TL 2224 STEVENAGE GUNNELS WOOD ROAD

3/10004 John Lewis Warehouse

II

Warehouse. 1963. Yorke, Rosenberg and Mardall in collaboration with the engineer Felix Candela. Reinforced concrete; board-marked. Some brick. Rectangular. Roofed by rows of linked, inverted pyramids, each supported at the apex by a square concrete pier and each inclined upward on the north side to admit north light, creating a serrated roof profile. Open bays for loading to south eastern end, showing unpainted board-marked concrete undersides of vaults; grey brick enclosing remaining bays, with large loading doors. Inside the building the vaults are exposed, but painted. Interesting for its virtuoso shell concrete roof.



Listing NGR: TL2265924493

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 442164

Legacy System: LBS

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