Cranbrook Estate, Roman Road, Bethnal Green, London: the bungalows providing old-people's housing seen with the tower blocks in the background

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RIBApix ref no RIBA28034
Architect/DesignerSkinner Bailey & Lubetkin
Artist/Photographervon Sternberg, Morley (1954-)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1966
Image Date2002
StyleModern Movement
MediumDigital image
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Morley von Sternberg / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built in 1955-1966 and located on nearly 17 acres of slum-cleared land between Old Ford and Roman Road at the south-west corner of Victoria Park, this was one the largest housing redevelopments of its time.

Subject tags

skyscrapers, housing, bungalows