TQ2882 : Regent's Park, Westminster

taken 3 years ago, near to Marylebone, Westminster, Great Britain

Regent's Park, Westminster
Regent's Park, Westminster
The Marylebone Green Children's Playground in the south-east corner of Regent's Park has recently been redesigned and refurbished at a cost of £350,000. Some of the structures, including this slide, have a "brutalist" architectural feel to them. The term brutalism apparently is an adaptation of the French term béton brut, or "raw concrete", a term used by the French architect Le Corbusier to describe his choice of material. British architecture critic Reyner Banham adapted this term into "brutalism" (originally "New Brutalism") to identify this emerging style.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 4 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 4 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Park and Public Gardens  Country estates  City, Town centre 
Primary Subject of Photo
Play Area 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2855 8235 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.5265N 0:8.9027W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2855 8235
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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