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The Churchill Gardens Estate, Pimlico
A Westminster City Council housing estate of the 1950s; winner of a Civic Trust Award in 2000 as the outstanding building scheme of the previous forty years.
Keeling House, Bethnal Green
A Denys Lasdun Grade II-listed masterpiece, council housing designed in innovative cluster block form for Bethnal Green Metropolitan Borough Council and completed in 1959.
The Brandon Estate
A showpiece council estate of the London County Council opened in 1960, famous its 18-storey point blocks and a Henry Moore sculpture.
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Shacklewell was the first official Quaker school for girls, established by George Fox, the founder of Quakerism, in 1668.