Tours of Norwich prize-winning estate prompt 'freak show' warning

Council plans regular visits to Goldsmith Street, which won Stirling prize for architecture

Interest in a prize-winning council housing estate in Norwich has become so intense that the local authority is planning regular guided tours, prompting a warning against turning the homes into a “freak show”.

Norwich city council has been inundated with requests from other councils keen to visit Goldsmith Street and replicate its success after it won the coveted Stirling prize earlier this month and was hailed as a “modern masterpiece”.

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