Basic Site Details

Name: New Zealand House
City or county: London
Country: England
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Office  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219551956Plans prepared, construction not yet begun 
Item 2 of 219591963Build/construction 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 7Robert Hogg MatthewArchitectA19551963With Maurice Lee at the London office.
Item 2 of 7Thomas ('Tom') Riddell SpavenArchitectA19551963 
Item 3 of 7Robert Matthew Johnson-Marshall (RMJM)Architectural practiceA19561961Begun prior to this practice title and completed under subsequent one
Item 4 of 7Ken FeakesArchitectA1957 Junior member of the team
Item 5 of 7Maurice William LeeArchitectA1957  
Item 6 of 7Stirrat Andrew William Johnson-MarshallArchitectA1957  
Item 7 of 7Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall & Partners (RMJM)Architectural practiceA19611963Begun under previous practice title


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp135

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder15 March 1957  'Building in the Landscape: The problem of New Zealand House in the Light of Civilised Values' pp488-489+
Item 2 of 2Builder19 February 1960  'High Buildings' Prof. R. H. Matthew's Paper at the RICS pp371-373; includes photo of model of New Zealand House