Ernest Trobridge – Kingsbury’s Extraordinary Architect

Thatched timber cottages in Kingsbury

Location: Kingsbury Library Plus, 522 - 524 Kingsbury Road, Kingsbury NW9 9HE

Dates: 3 February – 10 December 2020

Ernest Trobridge built his first estate of thatched timber cottages in Kingsbury 100 years ago, introducing innovative new ways to build cheap but comfortable homes following the end of the war, and by the 1930s he was building flats that looked like castles! This exhibition introduces you to his remarkable work and the ideas behind it.

Experience the exhibition online, learn more about the work of this extraordinary individual and explore some of his architecture for yourself.