TQ2684 : Taplow Tower, Adelaide Road

taken 7 years ago, near to Hampstead, Camden, Great Britain

Taplow Tower, Adelaide Road
Taplow Tower, Adelaide Road
The westernmost of four twenty-three storey blocks of flats strung out along Adelaide Road (separated by low-rise private estates). For some reason they are all named after towns in Buckinghamshire. By Dennis Lennon & Partners, 1965-70. In their wisdom, Camden Council have recently spared passers-by the shock of the previously exposed concrete by covering it up. In modern times, a glimpse of concrete is looked upon as something downbeat.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 26 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2691 8422 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.5570N 0:10.2799W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2690 8414
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1950s-1970s Architecture 

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