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20 March 2018

Episode 336

30 minutes

As cities struggle to provide homes in the numbers and to the quality that many desire, we head to London’s Alexandra Road Estate and visit the work of the Amsterdam School for inspiration. Plus: Jo McCafferty from Levitt Bernstein gives us an architect’s view on social housing.

20 March 2018

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Alexandra Road Estate

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A tour of London’s brutalist marvel with the man who’s spent a decade penning a book about it and the resident celebrating her 40th anniversary at the estate.

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Lessons in Modern Housing by Levitt Bernstein

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Jo McCafferty, a director at Levitt Bernstein, gives us an architect’s view on social housing.

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Spaarndammerbuurt

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Pronounced as spelled, we go inside one of the finest examples of Amsterdam School housing.

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