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  • SHH has created a complete transformation of the ‘House of Books’ in Hampstead. The property’s name derives from its previous owner, Labour leader Michael Foot, who was known as ‘The Old Bibliophile’ because of his enormous library of books, as well as his own personal erudition and authorship. Foot’s house was, in the words of […]


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  • The Regent Street Association has awarded joint first place to London architecture practices Squire and Partners and Al Jawad Pike for their RIBA Regent Street Window installations, originally held during the London Design Festival in September 2014. Here you can see the article published with their project on arthitectural.com. Squire and Partners’ installation for Brooks […]


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Following in the footsteps of its highly praised renovation of 55 Baker Street, Make has completed a stunning refurbishment and extension to a 1960’s apartment building for Ridgeford Properties Ltd. Except this time rather than fronting a major arterial route in the city, the most stunning elevation is hidden away in the heart of Marylebone. […]


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