You can walk out from the living room directly onto the beach and enjoy extraordinary panoramic views over the sea from the terraces, bedrooms and bathrooms on the upper floor. The Shingle House is a simple, monumental, black house, finished on the exterior in the traditional tarred shingles and boards of the local vernacular, and in a beautiful palette of concrete and timber within. This is particularly true when you are likely to be installing the rug in a significant traffic area of your house, such as playrooms or living spaces. It provides free private parking. Jim Manthorpe ( is the author of guidebook Scottish Highlands – The Hillwalking Guide. The houses will be available to rent for holidays by the general public. We don’t know when or if this item will be back in stock.

For Living Architecture, they created a building with a complex geometrically roofscape that references local seaside buildings while remaining distinctively contemporary. We are transfixed by the drama – but there is no shortage of that at the country house we’re visiting in Cockthorpe, just outside Wells-next-the-Sea in Norfolk. The Shingle House is a North facing property, Office of The Shingle House, Is located on the street of Ridgeway Lane located in heart of Hampshire and state of ENG, United Kingdom, Postal Code of the property is SO41 8AA, And is located at Latitidue 50.75502000, And Longitude of -1.56473000. Scottish practice Nord Architecture has designed the Shingle House as a part of Living Architecture’s invitation to established and emerging world-class architects to build houses around the UK, which will be made available to general public on rent. We have also created special inside information about Shinglehouse to guide you to some of the more unusual places to visit and sights to see in Shinglehouse. By commissioning world-class architects to design houses, which can then be rented by the public over a period of days and nights, it aims to promote, educate and influence discussion about modern architecture. The philosopher Alain de Botton and a group of top architects are hoping to change this with his latest project, a series of contemporary and, he says, affordable holiday homes in the UK, designed by renowned architects.

You will need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this document. Overall sold prices in Shingle Street over the last year were 100% up on the previous year and 51% down on the 2006 level of £850,000. The property comprises of entrance hall, drawing room, study, dining room, family room, kitchen/breakfast room, 6/7 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (one en-suite). Sign up to our newsletter to get updates on future A House for Essex ballots, and other news from Living Architecture. Now bookable for short breaks online. installations, including an RAF experimental flying field, and in 1935, the first Air Ministry radar station. The thinking behind the writer and philosopher Alain de Botton’s latest project is to entice us into a love of the modern house by offering the opportunity to live in one for ourselves.

Clad in elegant silver tiles, the house dramatically cantilevers over the landscape, providing views from its huge panoramic windows over woods, ponds and meadows. and LONDON, July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Building on its unscripted portfolio, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, announced today that it has acquired a stake in Primal Media, the new production company formed by Gogglebox founders, format creators and executive producers Mat Steiner and Adam Wood. I suppose I was eight years old. The Swiss-born philosopher has commissioned five houses by some of Europe’s leading modern architects, which he plans to rent out on a not-for-profit basis. Now bookable for short breaks online. The lodge is beautiful, the grounds are amazing and there was so much to keep the little ones busy. There are a huge variety of things to do in North Norfolk for families and groups of all ages – for more information on the local area see our location page.

The mezzanine gallery offers a view of the bleak landscape. Low energy house with Triple glazed windows and doors. The home is the work of Lisa and Rich who built the house with clay from the stream that runs just out of view in this picture. You can book The Balancing Barn for a weekend (3-nights, Friday to Monday), a mid-week break (4-nights, Monday to Friday) or a week (7-nights, Friday to Friday). The second completed home for Living Architecture series, the project aims to produce a number of rentable holiday homes around the UK, all designed by established and emerging architect talent. Whatever your reason for buying, as a holiday home, as an investment, to relocate to or for your retirement, our International Department has a diverse range of overseas property for sale, with a particular focus on Europe, the Caribbean and United States of America.