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Hide Tower Also known as Hide Place Project

 

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Other Information

  • When completed Hide Tower was the tallest residential building in the United Kingdom. *The tower was constructed primarily to provide sheltered accommodation for the elderly. Upon opening the highest flats in the block were actually the most sought after by residents.
  • Construction of Hide Tower took 90 weeks from beginning to end.

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Architect
Stillman and Eastwick-Field
Consulting Engineer
Charles Weiss and Partners
Main Contractor
John Laing & Son Ltd

Reference Data

Reference No.
1452
First Uploaded
19-02-2006
Last Editorial Date
30-09-2014
 

Building Location

Address
Hide Place, London. SW1P 4AA
Council
Westminster
County
London
Region
London
Country
United Kingdom

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Building Specification

Status
Complete
Proposal date
1959
Construction start date
1959
Completion date
1961
Style
Modernist

Roof Height (AGL)
65.00

Total Floors (O.G)
23

Market Data

Primary Use
Residential

Flats
162

Metres > Feet