Via the Guardian, I love how the architect and clients of this London home eschewed re-creating a pastiche of the original Victorian home that stood on the site and instead took direction from its '70s reincarnation to create a sensational 2011 home.
|CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM: The house was rebuilt in the '70s|
|HOUSE ABOUT IT: How it looks now|
I particularly like the lower ground extension at the front of the house, with its huge sunlight and grassed roof. My own (much more modest) home sits on a slope, maybe the solution would be to extend front and under, rather than back and above?
See all the photos (interior and exterior) at the link below: