CAV Intermediate College

It is built in 1869, and originally intended to be a mental hospital, this state school is located in civil lines, allahabad. it is surrounded y a then used jail, stable and hospital, which are now other such governmental institutions. buit on a system of arches, it is only one store high, but has around 22 classrooms, an is symmetrical on both sides. the exposed red brick and arcades on all four sides, running continually before but now shut off on all corners, is beauiful to look at. the roof consists mainly of mngalore tiles and a system of jack arches and vaults on the main aisles. the aisles also have skylights, another interesting feature of this structure.ns, iron I sections and thin walls. We studied the facade that is ground and three more floors. The structure has overlapping courtyards in the middle. Situated on zero road in the old city the structure now is home to a lot of families that have been living there for the past 5 generations. What is applaud able that the structure still has a lot of that ornamentation existing and maintained.

  • CAV intermediate college
  • CAV Intermediate College
  • CAV Intermediate College
  • CAV Intermediate College
  • CAV Intermediate College
  • CAV Intermediate College
  • CAV Intermediate College
  • CAV Intermediate College

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