Modernist ruin is an 'albatross around our neck' says church

Modernist ruin is an 'albatross around our neck' says church
 

An A-listed modernist building has been described as an "albatross around our neck" by the Roman Catholic Church, who said they could not even give it away.
St Peter's Seminary in Cardross, near Dumbarton, was built in 1966 as a training college for priests.
It was once described as a "modernist masterpiece" but closed in the 1970s and lay empty until a plan emerged to turn it into a cultural centre.
However, that plan was shelved and the building is now set to remain a ruin.
The seminary, which is surrounded by acres of woodland, was designed by Scottish architectural... read more

 
12 January 2019 in Regional, Views: 48
Source: BBC
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