Borough
Architectural period
Architectural type
Facility

We will be launching the 2022 programme in mid-August

  • Main tower in the north west corner of the estate
  • View from Vanbrugh Park
  • View of the estate from Combe Mews
  • Hammerhead lift core of the tower
  • View of one of the larger houses featuring curved light fitting
  • Internal street at Vanbrugh Park Estate
  • Cast street sign of Combe Avenue

Vanbrugh Park Estate

Chamberlin Powell and Bon

place
18 Combe Avenue, Vanbrugh Park Estate, SE3 7PY
info_outline
Toilets

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Cutty Sark
train
Nearest train: Maze Hill, Westcombe Park, Blackheath
directions_bus
Bus routes: 386
Vanbrugh Park Estate was designed by Chamberlin, Powell and Bon. The estate shares many stylistic similarities with their wider work such as the semi-circular curved motifs, purposeful use of light, and approach to community living.

Events

Saturday 11th September
Resident-led tours of tower and flats.
schedule Time: 11am to 5pm
group Capacity: 10
Two very different flats will be open for visits and one house. One flat in the iconic hammer-head tower and one flat about the red garages. The house will only be open from 1pm.

Design

Original design
Chamberlin Powell and Bon, 1963
Type
housing
Period
Post-war