Unsupported browser

For a better experience please update your browser to its latest version.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.
By submitting your information you agree to our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.

Headline

Grimshaw’s Homebase set for demolition after government turns down listing

Comment

Not sure why the Government and Historic England seem to have it in for 1980s? This is yet another great example of / Hi-Tech Architecture which we should be saving as opposed to demolished - similar to the unique but now demolished Don Valley Stadium in Sheffield (which I worked on 30 years ago). If it was a brutalist concrete building from the 1960s, they'd have almost certainly listed it!

Posted date

16 January, 2020

Posted time

8:28 am

required
required
required
required