These flats were built in about 1950 and are the first generation of designs for Public Authority Flats after the 1939-45 War. They were designed about the same time as the Festival of Britain.
The first people to move into these flats were those bombed out in Bethnal Green and other Central London areas, grossly overcrowded. families and those whose houses were being cleared for building„ It was a migration out from the centre to a brand new environment.
A Modern Detached House
|1949 Ordnance Survey