How to restore the exterior of a house that has fallen victim to poor 20th century updates
This 19th century terraced house had been the victim of poor 20th century updates. Pebble dash render and uPVC windows played a part in stripping away its period charm. Johnny Holland of Hackett Holland reveals how he nursed it back to health.
RESTORED, RECLAIMED, RECYCLED - VICTORIAN FAMILY HOME
This lovingly transformed three-bedroom Victorian terraced house in Hertfordshire is packed with character. The owners restored the old floorboards, used recycled fruit crates as kitchen cabinet doors and even built their own sofa because they couldn’t find one they liked. Now that’s hands on! I particularly like the clever use of under-stairs space for […]
British architects Liddicoat & Goldhill constructed their own north London home using black engineering bricks and slabs of white marble. Named the Shadow House, the two-storey building is located on the compact site of a former parking garage. Walls inside the house are of the same dark brickwork as the exterior and contrast with a