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1968 – 1969



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25 Kensington Palace Gardens
W8 4QY London
United Kingdom

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Embassy of the Slovak Republic

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Article last edited by Maria Thuroczy on
April 22nd, 2014

Czechoslovak Embassy in London Change this

London, United Kingdom
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40 years after its completion, the complex of the then Czechoslovak Embassy in Notting Hill designed by architect Jan Bočan keeps provoking emotions. When deciding to present it with the RIBA Architecture Award in 1971, the jurors felt that “unlike so many examples of precast concrete buildings, this one is a refined example of its kind, skilfully detailed technically and aesthetically”.


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