TQ2779 : Peninsula Tower, Knightsbridge

taken 6 years ago, near to Kensington, Kensington And Chelsea, Great Britain

Peninsula Tower, Knightsbridge
Peninsula Tower, Knightsbridge
The 33 storey, 94m tall tower was designed by Sir Basil Spence, in partnership with structural engineer Ove Arup, and completed in 1970. It was originally built as part of the redevelopment of the Hyde Park Barracks. It is no longer in military use and is now exclusive private apartments.
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TQ2779, 780 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 February, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 24 February, 2014
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre 
Architect (from Tags)
Basil Spence 
Engineer (from Tags)
Ove Arup 
Date (from Tags)
1970 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2734 7971 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.1194N 0:10.0057W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2726 7968
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Apartment Block  Former Barracks 

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