Finsbury Health Centre
The Finsbury Health Centre, built in 1935-38, was designed by
Berthold Lubetkinand the Tectonarchitecture practice. The design shares some of its materials and detailing with similar Lubetkin projects of the period, including the Priory Green, Spa Green and Hallfield Estates.
Partly restored in the mid 1990's, the building is Grade I listed.
* John Allan & Morley von Sternberg, "Berthold Lubetkin" (Merrell, 2002)
* John Allan, "Lubetkin: Architecture and the Tradition of Progress" (RIBA 1992)
* [http://www.designmuseum.org/design/berthold-lubetkin Design Museum page] about Berthold Lubetkin
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