SP4293 : Council offices, Argents Mead, Hinckley

taken 6 years ago, near to Hinckley, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Council offices, Argents Mead, Hinckley
Council offices, Argents Mead, Hinckley, taken 6 years ago
The headquarters of Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council. Long and low, concrete and glass, by John Brown, A.E. Henson & Partners, 1963-67. Projecting behind is an elliptical council chamber, and behind that is a small park.
The council's website tells us that "the council serves approximately 100 000 inhabitants over 16 wards with 34 elected councillors and with approximately 400 full-time and part-time staff." At the time of writing it was controlled by the Liberal Democrats.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Stephen Richards and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
2011
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SP4293, 108 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Geograph
Date Taken
Thursday, 25 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 10 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Public buildings and spaces 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 4285 9379 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:32.4173N 1:22.1782W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 4289 9375
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
1950s-1970s Architecture 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

This page has been viewed about 69 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register
Get Involved