Left - rear: Lauderdale Tower (44 stories - completed 1974 - 114 flats + 3 penthouse maisonettes).
Right - just visible: Shakespeare Tower (44 stories - completed 1976 - 113 flats + 3 penthouse maisonettes).
The Barbican housing estate regenerated an area devastated by bombing in World War II. The Estate includes three residential tower blocks: Cromwell, Shakespeare and Lauderdale Tower as well as the Barican Centre, an arts complex, seating, fountains and cafés and public thoroughfares.
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