TQ2678 : Hotel, Cromwell Road

taken 7 years ago, near to Kensington, Kensington And Chelsea, Great Britain

Hotel, Cromwell Road
Hotel, Cromwell Road
Not exactly attractive or unobtrusive, but impressive in a way by virtue of its monstrous size. Pevsner calls it "unnecessarily aggressive" and thinks the roofline is "menacingly angular" (TQ2678 : Detail of hotel, Cromwell Road). It hardly seems to need saying that it was designed by Richard Seifert & Partners, 1971-72.
It is currently a Holiday Inn.
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TQ2678, 552 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 25 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2608 7881 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.6510N 0:11.1136W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2614 7875
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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1950s-1970s Architecture 

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