Alton West Estate, Roehampton, London: the eleven-storey maisonette slabs

RIBApix ref no RIBA6114
Architect/DesignerLondon County Council. Architects Department
Artist/PhotographerHall, Janet (1946-2005)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1959
Image Date2001
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumTransparency
Library ReferenceCT495
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Janet Hall / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Alton Estate is situated between Putney Heath and Richmond Park in south-west London. The smaller south-east part, Alton East, was built in 1952-1955, while the much larger north-west part, Alton West, was built in 1955-1959.

Subject tags

flats, housing, concrete, pilotis