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Hornsey Road / Pollard Thomas Edwards Architects

  • 00:00 - 19 August, 2012
Hornsey Road / Pollard Thomas Edwards Architects
Hornsey Road / Pollard Thomas Edwards Architects, © Tim Crocker
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Text description provided by the architects. This site had been derelict since Hornsey Road Baths closed in 1991: PTEa’s scheme has created three new squares, more than 200 apartments for a mix of affordable rent and private sale, a 4000m2 office building for Islington Council and a Sure Start Centre for parents and children.

© Tim Crocker
© Tim Crocker

The listed gatehouse building, with its famous neon Diving Lady sign, is intended for community use and may be occupied by a local theatre company. The 24m high chimney has also been retained and rises through a five-storey glazed atrium which links two of the housing blocks.

© Tim Crocker
© Tim Crocker

The scheme creates a sequence of streets and courtyards which open the site up to the adjacent Andover Estate, creating new views and pedestrian routes through to Hornsey Road.

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Cite: "Hornsey Road / Pollard Thomas Edwards Architects" 19 Aug 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/262282/hornsey-road-pollard-thomas-edwards-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
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