At first glance, Sliding House is a conventional building form, in harmony with the neighbouring agricultural vernacular. However, on closer inspection, it reveals unconventional detailing, radical environmental performance and a big surprise.
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After homeowners Ben and Hannah acquired this Georgian townhouse in Windsor, they set about renovating it into their dream home. The couple's vision for the house was heavily focused on creating a functional yet sociable…
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When looking at this exquisite contemporary home, it’s hard to believe that it was once a rickety old cow barn. Today, the Dutch steel-framed, curved-roof barn – which has been in Rosemary Morris’ family for…
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In 2011, Jo Wright developed a spinal epidural abscess, resulting in the loss of movement in her legs. This meant she and her husband needed to re-evaluate their living needs.
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‘The Plantation’ is a modern home with pitched ceilings, a floating staircase and enormous windows looking out onto rural north Devon from serene bedrooms. Outside, the wood-clad exterior fuses modern architecture with the natural world.…
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Abbots Way, the latest creation by AR Design Studio, is a stunning five-bedroom house. Bordered by mature trees and a small lake, this spectacular house creates feelings of ultimate relaxation and privacy. Its contemporary design…
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Located in Shooter’s Hill, one of the oldest parts of London’s Blackheath, this Grade II Listed captain’s house was more than a little faded, and in many ways unsuited to modern family life. An innovative…
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An abandoned plot in Shoreditch, East London, has been transformed into a 220m² new-build family home by architect practice Urban Mesh Design. Designed by and for Practice Director, Oliver Lazarus, and his family, Volcano House…
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After 25 years of living in their large Edwardian semi-detached property in Woking, Lynn Paynter, a Marketing Consultant and her husband David, an Artist and Poet, decided it was time to embark on their long-held,…
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