Denmark

1960s modernism: Jesper Lund-designed property in Hillerod, Denmark

We are starting the week off with this 1960s Jesper Lund-designed modernist  property in Hillerod, Denmark. I’m not sure we’ll better it either. The work of Jesper Lund (for himself) back in 1969, this is wonderfully preserved property both inside and out. That’s obviously down to the owners, who have worked with the layout and […]

Scandinavian modernism: 1960s Henning Larsen-designed property in Birkerod, Denmark

Huge thanks to resident Scandi spotter Markman for this 1960s Henning Larsen-designed modernist property in Birkerod, Denmark. It dates back to 1964 and considering this is well over 50 years old, still has a good amount of originality about it. The listing also mentions 1985, which we can only presume means a significant upgrade was […]

Arne Jacobsen modernism: 1950s townhouse in the Bellevue complex, Klampenborg, near Copenhagen, Denmark

This is just stunning. And of course, there are bragging rights from living in this 1950s Arne Jacobsen-designed modernist townhouse in the Bellevue complex, Klampenborg, near Copenhagen, Denmark. Pretty much in the heart of Arne Jacobsen’s earliest and most prominent projects, just outside Copenhagen. That original development was the Bauhaus-inspired Bellavista housing estate, which dates […]

Danish modernism: 1950s Jorn Utzon-designed modernist property in Helsingor, Denmark

This is a very interesting place. Of course, it also has an impressive name behind it too, as this is a 1950s Jorn Utzon-designed modernist property in Helsingor, Denmark. Nice bit of history about the house as well. This is one of the Kingo houses designed by Jorn Utzon in the 1950s. This was a […]

On the market: 1960s Knud Joos-designed modernist property in Skagen, Denmark

Those of you who follow the site via Facebook will know that I teased this one last night. Hopefully this 1960s Knud Joos-designed modernist property in Skagen, Denmark does not disappoint. Knud Joos designed this place back in 1961. If you know the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art outside Copenhangen, then you might know the […]