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© Mr Donald Rintoul

IoE Number: 159001
Location: GREENFIELDS SCHOOL, PRESTWICK ROAD
  WATFORD RURAL, THREE RIVERS, HERTFORDSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Donald Rintoul
Date Photographed: 16 September 2004
Date listed: 30 March 1993
Date of last amendment: 30 March 1993
Grade II

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The following building shall be added to the list:-WATFROD RURALPRESTWICK ROADTQ 19 SW

The following building shall be added to the list:- WATFROD RURAL PRESTWICK ROAD TQ 19 SW 474/10/10002 Greenfields School II Primary school. 1951-52. H.T. Swain of Hertfordshire County Council. Steel frame with horizontal precast concrete panels on Hills 8' 3" system as modified by Hertfordshire. Low pitched and flat roofs. Single storeyed. Compact plan, with tall hall and lower dining room opening from the hall and classrooms and staff room, organised around an open courtyard. Hall with solid sides and fully glazed end window 5 bays wide, rising to low pitched roof. Dining room fully glazed, as are classrooms, except for a low band of solid panels beneath the windows. Metal framed windows. Prominent eaves/cornice. This was the first of the second generation of Hertfordshire schools on the Hills 8' 3" system, characterised by tighter planning, following changes in Ministry of Education cost controls. A. Saint, Towards A Social Architecture.

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