Alton East Estate, Roehampton, London: view of houses with twelve-storey point blocks in the background
London County Council. Architects Department
Colour / B&W
Black & white
Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Library Photographs Collection
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.