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Celebrating Britain’s post-war prefabs and their residents
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Prefabs were spacious and well designed with modern conveniences; a fitted kitchen with refrigerator, cooker and water boiler, fitted cupboards ...
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Swedish council houses, Bunwell, Norfolk
We moved from our cottage on Bunwell Hill, South Norfolk into our Swedish council house at Bunwell Greenways in the ...
Swedish dormer bungalow Type D plans and elevations
Swedish House Type A plans and elevations
Swedish houses location list updated 3 November 2022
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Swedish houses narrative
Swedish houses, Carlton in Lindrick, Worksop
Swedish houses, Ingbirchworth, Yorkshire
Swedish Post-War Prefabricated Houses
The houses were imported from Sweden at the end of WW2 to designs from the UK. Many are still standing and lived in. There are several different styles but typically, unless they have been re-clad, they have distinctive vertical wooden exterior planking. One pair of dormer bungalows in Ellers Lane, Auckley, Doncaster is listed Grade II by Historic England.
SWEDISH POST-WAR PREFABRICATED HOUSES, a narrative by Neil Midgley. Updated 1 June 2020
By the end of World War Two there was a severe shortage of housing in Britain. Under the, Housing (Temporary ...
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