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The Househunter: Room by Room

20th October 2017

We’re going to Highgate first of all this week to this two bedroom penthouse which was designed by the modernist architect Berthold Lubetkin for his own use. It’s at the top of Highpoint 1, one of two buildings he designed and built between 1935 and 1938. At the time, this apartment was said to be…

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The Househunter: Room by Room

13th October 2017

And we’re off. To Brighton. Because the sun is shining (at the time of writing and following the wind and the torrential rain) and who doesn’t like a trip to the seaside? So grab yer sunnies and let’s start this week’s tour with a look around this five bedroom Regency townhouse – with sea views…

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The Househunter: Room by Room

6th October 2017

We’re all about the open plan this week. A contentious issue (well not globally I grant you but here in this small corner of the internet at least) as when you have small children – you want to be able to see them or maximise the sense of space that having no internal walls can…

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The Househunter Room by Room

8th September 2017

Assuming the virtual gremlins haven’t been chewing the computer wires in the wordpress engine room again there are three houses for you this week. First up is a five bedroom house in Bromley which is on the market with Kinleigh Folkard and Hayward for £1,500,000. And, as you can see, it’s all about the kitchen…

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The Househunter: Room by Room

1st September 2017

And we’re back! Hello everyone. I hope you all had a good summer and didn’t miss me wittering on too much – don’t answer that. September is a going to be a bumper month packed with all sort of new discoveries, collaborations and styling ideas as well as things to buy for your homes,  but…

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The Househunter Room by Room

25th August 2017

Shades of grey or punchy navy? This was the best of May’s property and I’m happy to have another stroll around both. Starting off in Wimbledon this week with this three bedroom duplex apartment which is on the market with The Modern House for £1,175,000. It’s mainly about the kitchen with its soft greeny grey…

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The Househunter Room by Room

18th August 2017

This study remains one of my favourite rooms so far this year. I could have bought this house just for that room alone. It’s a short working week this week  – first of several at this time of year so I thought I would start with this summery office space in this converted Victorian schoolhouse…

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The Househunter Room by Room

11th August 2017

This was the pick of the March property market. The top one has since sold, the second is still available… Do you ever look at clothes in magazines or in shops and fall completely in love with them but know they won’t suit you? When I was younger I would have bought them anyway believing…

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The Househunter: Room by Room

4th August 2017

This was one of the most popular Househunters this year and it’s still on the market so if you’re interested…. It’s in Painswick in the Cotswolds and is on the market for £1.5m via Savills. It has six/seven bedrooms, four receptions, is Grade II* listed and there’s room to make extra accommodation as well.  …

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The Househunter: Houseboat or Summerhouse

28th July 2017

Seeing as we are firmly in the summer holidays now this house seemed perfect for the time of year as it has this fabulous black painted summer house in the garden. It’s on the market for £1,895,000 via Brickworks  and is now, officially, the sum total of my garden shed/summer house fantasies. I mean look. And…

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