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An Urban Villa in West Dulwich: Victorian Revival Done Right

An Urban Villa in West Dulwich: Victorian Revival Done Right

Discover the stunning transformation of a semi-detached Victorian villa in West Dulwich, London. Francesco Pierazzi Architects breathes new life into a once-neglected home, blending functional design with poetic elements. The An Urban Villa in West Dulwich project showcases an innovative use of materials and an impressive extension designed without Planning Permission, all while preserving the rich history of the building.

Bondi Junction House by Alexander &Co.

FeaturedBondi Junction House by Alexander &Co.

Delve into the captivating allure of the Bondi Junction House, an architectural masterpiece by Alexander &Co., nestled in Sydney’s esteemed eastern suburbs. This home personifies the charm of ‘the unfinished’, its contemporary design serves as a testament to a blend of modernist philosophy, inspired by the profound works of Alvar Aalto and Louis Kahn. With an ambitious pursuit of maximizing spatial economies within a low-cost build, the property seamlessly incorporates locally sourced pine structure and Carrara stone, lending it a distinct Scandinavian sensibility.

Designed with a growing family in mind, this house embodies the essence of architectural education, where each room narrates the story of its construction. This stunning embodiment of a modern, contemporary style invites observers to witness its structural rhythms and the unique and surprising spaces borne from the careful layering of materials.