Unsupported browser

For a better experience please update your browser to its latest version.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Pimlico passport

  • Comment
astragal

Postscript to the many appropriate tributes to the late great Philip Powell: after the success of the Churchill Gardens project in Pimlico, Powell and Moya were invited to design the Lillington Gardens estate, but said they were too busy. Powell suggested an architectural competition, and was then asked to set the brief, which he did. He then designed a scheme - to see if the brief worked! Darbourne and Darke won the subsequent competition, and a little bit of housing history was made.

  • Comment

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions.

Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.