Alton West Estate, Roehampton, London: the old people's cottages with the twelve-storey point blocks in the background
|Architect/Designer||London County Council. Architects Department|
|Artist/Photographer||Donat, John (1933-2004)|
|Library Reference||JDN23 07 63/C/5|
|Colour Info||Black and white|
|Credit||John Donat / RIBA Collections|
|Subject||Flats ; Housing ; Skyscrapers ; Town planning|
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.
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