The Pioneer Health Centre

St Mary's Road, SE15 2EE, London, England

Grade II* listed Modernist building, famously described by Walter Gropius as "an oasis of glass in a desert of brick". Originally built to house 'The Peckham Experiment' an innovative health centre in the 30s. It was converted to private dwellings in 2000, retaining the original indoor pool.

Sunday | 10am-to-2pm
Hourly tours, first come basis. Photographic display of building's former use.
Last tour 1pm.
Tube/Rail: New Cross Gate;
Rail: Queens Road, Peckham;
36,78,136,436,171,177,P12,P13
Residence
Sir E Owen Williams
1935.
Inter-war
Link to Fact Sheet