We’re delighted to announce that Crescent Road – an ambitious demolition and brick-by-brick period recreation – has been awarded a Tony Leitch Townscape Award from the Kingston Upon Thames Society, which celebrates buildings that make an outstanding contribution to the environment. John attended the ceremony with Kylie, our client and owner of the house, to…

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Last month we announced that Emperor’s Gate had come out on top of the Interior Design category at the British Homes Awards, one of the most prestigious national architecture awards. Now, recognition for this project is international. Every year the Design Et Al awards celebrate the very finest in design from across the world, covering…

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With its numerous conservation areas protecting graceful Georgian terraces and iconic streetscapes, Richmond may seem an impossible area for contemporary architects. Thankfully, this couldn’t be further from the truth. I’m a firm believer that freezing a property in time does not equal preservation. Homes are not museums; a classic building needs to be at its…

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Our own Michael Gwynn takes you on a tour of a mansion flat that transformed into a mansion. The Vision When your family’s growing fast but your house can’t, you often find yourself having to give up your cherished home for somewhere with room to breathe. Our clients in Emperor’s Gate, South Kensington found a…

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Readers of the latest ‘House & Garden’ magazine may have spotted this beautiful open plan kitchen featured in the ‘Kitchen and Bathroom’ supplement. As the article mainly focuses on the features and appliances of the kitchen, I thought I’d add some insight into our part in transforming a gloomy basement into a social hub. Ben…

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London architects Dyer Grimes Architects scooped one of the most coveted awards in UK design when its iconic modernist villa, White Lodge in Surrey, took the crown at this year’s Sunday Times British Homes Awards. The ultra contemporary cubic design was named best ‘Family Home’ by an esteemed panel of judges, who believed that the…

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Best Residential Architectural property DyerGrimes Architects has won the award for the Best Residential Architectural Property at the International Design & Architecture Awards 2013. White Lodge was applauded as an icon of contemporary architecture at this year’s prestigious event and we are proud to add an international award to our ever growing trophy cabinet! To…

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