Martens Avenue, Barnehurst, 1946

Pinnacle Hill, Martens Avenue, Barnehurst, Bexley, 1946 - click to enlarge 

Most of Bexleyheath and Barnehurst was built up before World War II, but housing on the site of Springfield House was not developed until the late 1940s.

These "prefabs", built as wartime emergency housing, were erected on Martens Avenue, leading down to Watling Street.