Lower Precinct, Block N

Block details

Number of dwellings Number of storeys
Mercia House 96 20

Agents

Building contractor:
Lavender McMillan, W. Moss
Architects:
Arthur Ling, Terence Gregory, J.M.McLellan, Rex Chell, R.J. Edwards, P. Jackman
Engineers:
Granville Berry, N. Rayman, N.K. Batchelor, A.A. O'Malley
Other agents or contractors:
Services Engineer: Oscar Faber & Partners

Events

Construction start date:
1964
Construction completion date:
1967

Local authority

Original commissioning authority:
Coventry County Borough Council
Original location authority:
Coventry County Borough Council
Present day authority:
Coventry City Council

Location

Postcode:
CV1 1NQ
Other location names:
Corporation Street

Site description

Contextual information:
Part of larger development to city centre. Dwellings designed to be let by Coventry Corporation to professionals without families, living in city centre.
Further Construction Details:
Contract taken over from Lavender McMillan by W. Moss
View of Lower Precinct, Block N from East (Upper Precinct)
1987
View of Lower Precinct, Block N from East (Upper Precinct)

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