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

HACKNEY HELLRAISER

Two 22-storey tower blocks in Hackney were demolished at the weekend, creating 44,000 tonnes of rubble. The blowdown on the Nightingale Estate left three similar blocks standing. ECD Architects completed the refurbishment of one of these, Seaton Point, only last month, cladding the concrete structure in insulated acrylic render and glazing external balconies. The demolished blocks will be replaced by 235 new houses and low-rise flats by Watkins Grey International.

Already a subscriber? Login here or activate your digital account