2d ariny4
Mayfair Raw Concrete
  •   annabanya I worked at the Whittington but spen many, many hours smoking out there on the Royal Free staircase after my mum's brain haemorrhage. Not far from where I grew up in Highgate. 2d
  •   annabanya Stonking photo by the way, I love your instagram. 2d
  •   da_grump Perfect! 2d
  •   ariny4 Probably not the nicest memories @annabanya... I'm sorry. Thanks for the likes! 2d
  •   ariny4 Thanks @da_grump 2d
  •   annabanya @ariny4 It's a great hospital & she got better! 1d

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ariny4 Been very busy lately and had no time to post, but glad to be back with this shot of Haggerston School where I went for the Midcentury Modern Show, great opportunity to see/buy midcentury furniture and at the same time glance at Ernö Goldfinger's creation, it's a shame that only the entrance hall has stayed intact, but still nice to wonder around other parts of the school
#haggerstonschool #ernogoldfinger #brutalism #brutalist #brutal_architecture #MidcenturyEast #midcenturymodern #modernism #modernist #moderistarchitecture #architectureporn #archdaily #architecture #concrete #urbanarchitecture ##architecturephotography
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  •   ariny4 Thanks @silentbricks! 4w
  •   icandy_uk Great shot, keep it up! 2w
  •   foresthillbilly Ha! I grew up there... Thought it looked familiar 3d
  •   ariny4 Thank you @icandy_uk 3d
  •   ariny4 Whoa @foresthillbilly do you know anything about this particular building? I fails to find any information :( 3d
  •   foresthillbilly @ariny4 not really. They were built a little later than the WaterGardens apartment complex just behind. May have been built by Wates I think same as the other nearby townhouses. They have always been privately owned and if I remember correctly they were sold on very long leases like 999 years or something I may be wrong though 3d
  •   ariny4 @foresthillbilly I thought that they were somehow related to the Water Gardens! This is a good starting point for the research, thanks! Do you remember by any chance if Water Gardens were always gated up or back in the days access was easier for non-residents? 3d
  •   foresthillbilly @ariny4 I vaguely remember mum and using the water gardens as a short cut and I have no recollection of them being gated. I think that would have happened in the last 10years. That whole area was redeveloped in the 60's. I was very young when we lived there so memories may be a bit hazy, but I'm pretty certain that there was some filming done outside with a celebrity of the day ( Peter Cook? Peter sellers ? Dudley Moore? Sitting cross legged on a post box. I think it may have been for a Beatles film (Help?) or some comedy. The houses are mainly inhabited by Saudi families now. 3d

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1mon ariny4
Crema Raw Concrete
ariny4 Grade II listed Kingsley Court in Willesden. Block of 54 flats. 1933-4 by Peter Caspari for Davis Estates. This is one of the first blocks of flats in an expressionist style in England, and the first work here by Peter Caspari. 1mon

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2mon ariny4
Willow Raw Concrete

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2mon ariny4
Sierra Raw Concrete
ariny4 Hornsey Town Hall in Crouch End. Reginald Uren, 1935. 2mon

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