The Redevelopment of Highbury

highbury-frontToday, Arsene Wenger will officially open Highbury Square. A residential development on the grounds of Arsenal’s former stadium, the project has taken careful consideration in preserving the spaces past and incorporating elements of its sporting heritage. Some parts, like the exterior of the East Stand (above) are listed. Other decisions were made simply to keep the legacy of Arsenal alive in the new configuration.

More images, via The Observer.


~ by djtapedek on September 25, 2009.

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