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Mary Ward Settlement (Passmore Edwards Settlement Buildings), Tavistock Place, London: dining room fireplace designed by W. R. Lethaby

RIBA Ref No RIBA134794
Architect/DesignerSmith & Brewer
Lethaby, William Richard (1857-1931)
Artist/PhotographerCharles, Martin (1940-2012)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1897
Image Date1989
StyleArts & Crafts
Library ReferenceMC U 060789
Colour InfoBlack and white
CreditMartin Charles / RIBA Collections
SubjectDining rooms ; Fireplaces ; Cultural centres ; Educational buildings ; Societies' buildings
NOTES: The Mary Ward Settlement (originally known as the Passmore Edwards Settlement Buildings) was founded in the 1890s by Mary Augusta Ward under the financial patronage of John Passmore Edwards. It aimed to provide facilities to 'improve the the religious, moral, intellectual or physical well-being of the people of London' and was also notable for housing the first fully equipped classrooms for children with disabilities. See RIBA155153 for a colour version of this image.

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