Churchill Gardens Estate, Pimlico, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA3262-49
Architect/DesignerPowell & Moya
Artist/PhotographerPitt, Peter
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1962
Image Date1946
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceBM/H&F/41/E
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This, the largest housing scheme by Westminster City Council, was built in four sections between 1946 and 1962. This photograph shows the estate before 1955 when the second two chimneys were added to Battersea Power Station which can be seen in the background.

Subject tags

flats, housing, towers, power stations