Cambridge Faculty of History, James Stirling Building, Architect, Photos
Faculty of History Cambridge, England : Architecture
Cambridge University Building, UK – design by Jim Stirling architect
Faculty of History Building Cambridge
Date built: 1964-68
Design: James Stirling, Architect
Controversial modern Cambridge building that had probelms with overheating, leaks, falling tiles, etc. This red brick building with acres of glass features in most Histories of 20th Century architecture.
Location: Sidgwick Campus, west of the city centre, over on The Backs.
James Stirling also entered two architecture competitions in Cambridge – with no joy, at Churchill College (1958) and Selwyn College (1959).
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Cambridge Architecture Design – chronological list
Context to the Cambridge Faculty of History
Leslie Martin with Colin St John Wilson
Seminal Modern building
Another building by James Stirling – St Andrews University Halls of Residence
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Cambridge History Faculty – page