Plans for the estate were approved in 1955 on the site of former recreation grounds. The plans included the construction of two 8 storey tower blocks and four 6 storey blocks. The estate was completed in 1958 by Wates.
In the early 2000s, the estate was progressively demolished and redeveloped with lowrise modern housing which was built by bromford housing.
The two 8 storey tower blocks were:
The four 6 storey tower blocks were: