Dunboyne Road housing estate, Borough of Camden, London, NEAVE BROWN, architect for the Camden Council Architects Department, designed 1966, built 1971-1977, GRADE II Listed

Dunboyne Road housing estate, Borough of Camden, London, NEAVE BROWN, architect for the Camden Council Architects Department, designed 1966, built 1971-1977, GRADE II Listed

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Dunboyne Road housing estate, Borough of Camden, London, NEAVE BROWN, architect, designed 1966, completed 1977, GRADE II Listed | ‘Architects in the 1960s were exploring the idea of the street as centre of community life. For…Neave Brown especially, it was less the street and more the idea of terraced housing that was the essential ingredient for fostering community spirit… When the plans were first drawn up in 1966, they were avant-garde in Britain.’ - English Heritage

Dunboyne Road housing estate, Borough of Camden, London, NEAVE BROWN, architect, designed 1966, completed 1977, GRADE II Listed | ‘Architects in the 1960s were exploring the idea of the street as centre of community life. For…Neave Brown especially, it was less the street and more the idea of terraced housing that was the essential ingredient for fostering community spirit… When the plans were first drawn up in 1966, they were avant-garde in Britain.’ - English Heritage

Dunboyne Road housing estate, Borough of Camden, London, NEAVE BROWN, architect, designed 1966, completed 1977, GRADE II Listed | Would Mr Brown design Dunboyne Road the same way again? ‘I would indeed,’ he says. ‘But it would be impossible to build now. It’s very difficult to maximize the opportunities a site gives you with the current building standards.’

Dunboyne Road housing estate, Borough of Camden, London, NEAVE BROWN, architect, designed 1966, completed 1977, GRADE II Listed | Would Mr Brown design Dunboyne Road the same way again? ‘I would indeed,’ he says. ‘But it would be impossible to build now. It’s very difficult to maximize the opportunities a site gives you with the current building standards.’

Dunboyne Road Housing, London NW3, Neave Brown, Camden Council’s Archiects Department, 1971-1975 Photo: Simon Phipps

Dunboyne Road Housing, London NW3, Neave Brown, Camden Council’s Archiects Department, 1971-1975 Photo: Simon Phipps

Dunboyne Road Housing, London NW3, Neave Brown, Camden Council’s Archiects Department, 1971-1975 Photo: Simon Phipps

Dunboyne Road Housing, London NW3, Neave Brown, Camden Council’s Archiects Department, 1971-1975 Photo: Simon Phipps

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