Quintessentially British. Lots of things to add to this... 'Talking about the weather', 'wicked humour', 'sherry and mince pies at Christmas', 'builder's tea', 'council house trifle' ..... the list goes on*
Both love and hate Trellick Tower. It has a troubled history and looks hideous as well as great. Go to the Lisboa Patisserie on Goldborne Road, buy some delicious pastries and a coffee then go and gaze at TC and see what happens.
Alexandra Road is perhaps the most iconic estate creating during the glory days at Camden Borough Council – when large scale social housing projects were still high on the agenda. The estate was designed and constructed between 1968-1978 by architect and artist Neave Brown.