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1920s art deco: Three bedroom property in Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex

Thanks to both Nicholas and Claire for flagging up this 1920s art deco property in Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex. In fact, this is Claire’s house, which is always nice as the owner often has a few extra facts to throw in. We now know that the house dates back to 1928 and was a ‘seaside retreat’ […]

On the market: 1960s John Floydd-designed midcentury-style property in Sandgate, Kent

Unless there are two very similar houses (unlikely as that is), this is a property we have featured both in 2014 and in 2011. In the last couple of years, things have changed slightly with the 1960s John Floydd-designed midcentury-style property in Sandgate, Kent, not least with the price tag. The first time we saw […]

“World’s tallest moving observation tower” filmed by drones ahead of opening this week


With the Marks Barfield-designed i360 in Brighton set to open to the public this week, drones have shot new footage of the structure billed the “world’s tallest moving observation tower” (+ movie). (more…)

GilBartolomé Architects creates cavernous “Gaudiesque” residence with a zinc-shingled roof


A wavy zinc-covered roof covers the front of this residence by Madrid practice GilBartolomé Architects, which is dug into a steep cliff face overlooking the Mediterranean Sea in Spain’s Granada province (+ slideshow). (more…)