Kiefhook Housing estate
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Architect J. J. P. Oud
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Location Rotterdam, The Netherlands   map
Date 1930   timeline
Building Type multifamily housing
 Construction System plastered brick with wood-framed slabs
Climate temperate
Context urban
Style Early Modern, with Art Deco influences
Notes linear building with strip windows



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Detail Drawing

Plan Drawing

Plan Drawing

Sources on Kiefhook Housing estate

Umberto Barbieri, ed. J.J.P. Oud. Bologna: Zanichelli Editore, 1986. NA1153.08J47. exterior aerial photo, f1, p104. exterior photo from street, f6, p108. exterior photo from street, f7, p108.

Sir Banister Fletcher. Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of Architecture. 18th ed., revised by J.C. Palmes. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. ISBN 684-14207-4. NA200.F63. photo p151, f E. described, p1252.   The classic text of architectural history. Expanded 1996 edition available at

Edward R. Ford. The Details of Modern Architecture. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1990. ISBN 0-262-06121-X. LC 89-31772. NA2840.F67 1989. drawing of wall section detail, p242. exterior photo and wall section/axonomertic, p242.   Highly recommended for serious observers, and available at

K. Wiekart. J.J.P Oud. Amsterdam: J.M. Meulenhoff, 1965. illustration 9.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at  Find books about Kiefhook Housing estate


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