Cleve West Landscape Design

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Hampton Wick, Surrey KT1 4DB

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Watts Towers – LA



These amazing steel and concrete structures, known as Watts Towers, were built by Sabato (‘Simon’) Rhodia between 1921 and 1954. Up to 30m tall and encrusted with mosaic of tile, glass, porcelain and other found objects the towers (which Rhodia referred to as Nuestro Pueblo “our town” stand as a testament to his perseverance and vision which has strengthened and inspired the local community.

The towers were designated a National Historic Landmark in 1990.