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Mayfair & Belgravia host some of the finest Regency, Victorian and Edwardian buildings in the capital. We want to see the estate's architectural evolution continue. Watch Dan Cruickshank and Mike Taylor discuss the historical significance of the estate’s architecture and how we can look back to fuse the best of the past with the best that change in the future can bring with sustainable new design and materials.

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Architectural Historian

Dan Cruickshank

Dan Cruickshank is an Architectural historian and television presenter, with a special interest in the history of architecture. In this short film he comments on the architectural history of Grosvenor’s London estate and the power of successful stewardship.

Architect, Hopkins Architects

Mike Taylor

Mike Taylor is a senior partner at pioneering British architectural practice Hopkins Architects. Mike takes a creative lead on many challenging and innovative projects and headed the design team for the London 2012 Velodrome. In this short film Mike comments on Grosvenor’s London estate and its ability to respond to change.