Needwood House, Woodberry Down Estate, Stoke Newington, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA55666
Architect/DesignerLondon County Council. Architects Department
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1949
Image Date1949
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceMaltby 59/LCC (MAL10789)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Construction on this low-cost housing estate began in 1946 and on its completion in 1962, fifty-seven blocks had been erected on the 64 acre site that had previously been dairy farmland.

Subject tags

housing, concrete, Social Housing: 1940s