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    1.4 - My Favourite Building in London

    Chris Hildrey Jun 10 '10 0


    From Wallpaper
    b) Rowley Way, Abbey Road NW8 0SF

    Often seen as the last ditch attempt to reconcile social housing with the minimal space of central London, architect Neave Brown’s 1979 council project, Alexandra Road is terraced housing reinterpreted with a modernist twist. A low-rise large density enclave nestled in the far-flung throes of North London, the complex is grade II listed, and has been maintained virtually identically as it was originally designed.

    When not being photographed on my phone at 80mph, it looks like this:

     

     
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