Administration Block (General Electric Company), Birmingham, West Midlands

Administration Block (General Electric Company), Birmingham, West Midlands
Photograph taken 24 March 2002 © Mr Geoff Dowling ARPS. Source Historic England Archive ref: 410471

Administrative officesbuilt in 1920-22 by Wallis, Gilbert and Partners for the General Electrical Company Ltd. Wallis, Gilbert and Partners were the most noted designers of factory buildings in the inter-war period. This is the earliest building by them discovered in good condition. The style of the building anticipates that of their famous Hoover Building of 1932-5

Location

West Midlands Birmingham

Period

1920s (1920 - 1929)

Tags

industry office electric modern architecture 1920s (1920 - 1929)