You are here

Greensville County Elementary School

-A A +A
1998, Bond Comet Westmoreland and Hiner. 1101 Sussex Dr.

In this county of modest means, the elementary school is a particularly exciting building. Of dark brick alternating with light brick, this modern school has the predictable glass brick, skylights, and screen wall. But with its complex interlocked plan, unexpectedly projecting and dramatically reaching out, it is an architectural embodiment of education as an adventure.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Anne Carter Lee

If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.

SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.

, ,