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  • Chandelier in the main functions hall
  • 2nd floor view outside
  • Beams
  • Front view
  • Inside panorama
  • Sculpture in grounds

Embassy of Slovakia

Jan Bocan, Jan Sramek and Karel Stepansky

place
25 Kensington Palace Gardens, W8 4QY
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Toilets

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Notting Hill Gate
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Bus routes: 148, 27, 28, 52, 70, 94
Modern Brutalist-style building awarded by RIBA in 1971. The building of the former Czechoslovak Embassy is made of reinforced concrete panels and long glass rows of windows with wooden partitions separating the interior spaces.

Design

Original design
Jan Bocan, Jan Sramek and Karel Stepansky, 1970
Type
Embassy/high commission
Period
Post-war