Hoover Factory

Hoover Factory

T835/0422 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.3MB

Downloadable file size: 5.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Hoover Factory, Greenford, London, UK. This building was designed by the British architect firm Wallis, Gilbert and Partners and built between 1931 and 1938. The factory was built in steel-reinforced concrete designed to stay pure white in colour, which kept the building looking clean. The Hoover factory closed down in the early 1980s and remained in disuse until 1989 when Tesco, a British supermarket chain, purchased the site. As part of the site redevelopment, Tesco restored the canteen and main building frontage. Photographed in 1998.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1930s, 1998, architectural, architecture, art deco, britain, british, building, engineering, greenford, hoover factory, iconic, london, redeveloped, restored, steel-reinforced concrete, structural, structure, style, supermarket, technological, technology, tesco, uk, united kingdom, wallis gilbert and partners

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.