• Raised pavement in Ross Way
  • Dickson Road
  • The Estate under Construction
  • Granby Road

The Progress Estate

HM Office of Works

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Meet at: The Progress Hall
place
Admiral Seymour Road, Eltham, SE9 1SL
The first and most spectacular of the garden suburbs built during the First World War (ref: Pevsner), constructed in less than 12 months in 1915 to accommodate some of the senior and skilled workers in the vastly expanded Woolwich Arsenal.

Access

Sunday 23rd

group
  • Progress Estate History Walk at 2pm (Max 20 per tour)

Design

Original design
HM Office of Works, 1915
Type
Housing, Walk/tour
Period
Historical/contemporary