Tour of Tower Gardens Cottage Garden Estate - London Open House 2019
Sunday 22 September, 10 to 4pm.
Free self-guided architectural walking tour of Cottage Garden Estate. A little known 'Jewel in the heart of Tottenham'.
Tower Gardens is one of the first garden suburbs in the world, with two story terraced cottages, retaining many decorative architectural features. Named as many people moved from Tower Hamlets into the healthy green fields surrounding Tower Gardens.
London County Council (LCC) created housing for the working classes - a role for the architects' department under Riley, a brother of the Art Workers Guild.
Tour start point: 5 Tower Gardens Road, Tottenham N17 7PX, and pick up a walking tour guide.
Tea, Coffee and homemade cake on sale for charity.