Friday, August 1, 2008

Newlands Chimneys



Every duplex has a different pair.....
How individuality was created in postwar housing.

2 comments:

Heidi Gregory said...

Gosh, I just love these. I wonder if they are part of the universal post war house boom. Do you have any idea who was the designer / town planner? Heidi

rexroth mannasmann. said...

In short, no.
The estate was developed in the late 1940's and very similar housing types are in Burnley next to the Yarra, the eastern side of Preston and at least one small pocket in Northcote that we are aware of...
We have tried without success to get plans from the housing department.