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Van Beuningenplein: housing by Karel de Bazel

Sunday, March 13th, 2016

The beautiful housing complex surrounding the van Beuningenplein was created by Karel de Bazel around 1916, in response to a request to create bare-bones, affordable housing for workers. De Bazel is best known for the building now housing the Municipal Archives.

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