• North Building Facade Detail
  • View leading to internal courtyard
  • North Building Stairwell Detail
  • North Building Facade Detail
  • North Building View from the Internal Courtyard
  • Rear view of the colour blocked wall of the North block lobby
  • View looking up of the glazed walkway
  • South block stairwell
  • View of south block lift lobby

Metro Central Heights (formerly Alexander Fleming House)

Ernö Goldfinger

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Metro Central Heights, 119 Newington Causeway, SE1 6BX
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Partial disabled access
Built in 1959-67 as offices for the Ministry of Health by the architect Ernö Goldfinger. It was constructed in two phases, phase one, Blocks A-C (1959-62); phase two (1964-67).

Access

Saturday 22nd

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  • Metro Central Heights Guided Tour Led by Richard Walker at 11am (Max 15 per tour)
event
  • In Conversation with Nick Goldfinger at 2.30pm (Talk), capacity 40 (Space is limited and booking is essential)

Sunday 23rd

group
  • Metro Central Heights Guided Tour Led by Richard Walker at 11am (Max 15 per tour) Tour led by Richard Walker

Pre-booking is required for this building

Our tours and talk have limited spaces and we operate a first come first served basis. Please email your details to be added to the list, with TOUR SATURDAY 22nd/ TOUR SUNDAY 23rd or TALK as your subject heading.

Design

Original design
Ernö Goldfinger, 1959
Type
Residence
Period
Post-war