Gwynne House, Whitechapel

Gwynne House

Designed by the architect Hume Victor Kerr in 1934, this modern movement 5-storey apartment block in Turner Street was originally used by the London Hospital as staff accommodation.The building makes a feature of its curved staircase tower, which in Scotland would be called a close. The image is of the junction between the staircase tower and the balconies giving access to the individual apartments.

The building was sold to private developers in 2012.

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