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1930s art deco: Cedar Lake Residence in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Huge thanks to Chuck for letting us know about the 1930s art deco Cedar Lake Residence in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, which is now up for sale. It’s a stunning piece of architecture, dating back to 1935, but not quite as…

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Time capsule for sale: 1930s three-bedroom property in Enfield, north London

Not sure this would pass for the architecture alone, but it’s the condition of this 1930s three-bedroom property in Enfield, north London that caught our eye. Huge thanks to Elizabeth for bringing it to our attention. This is her parents’…

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In need of renovation: Art deco property in Foxrock, Dublin, Ireland

If the agent’s details are correct, this art deco property in Foxrock, Dublin, Ireland was built a little later than you might expect. Thanks to Ultan for letting us know about this place, which looks more 1930s than 1950s to…

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1940s conversion: Former electric substation in Bicester, Oxfordshire

Not featured a good conversion in a while, so very pleased to see this former electric substation in Bicester, Oxfordshire hit the market. The substation is part of an RAF heritage site, with the building very much in the modernist…

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In need of renovation: 1930s art deco-style property in Bolton, Lancashire

I’ve driven past this one quite a lot and always been fascinated by it. Now this 1930s art deco-style property in Bolton, Lancashire is on the market. ‘Glaisdale’ doesn’t disappoint either. Not as stylised as some art deco properties, but…

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Back on the market: 1930s Oliver Hill-designed art deco property in Frinton-on-Sea, Essex

We featured this one back in 2015, but a couple of years on, this 1930s Oliver Hill-designed art deco property in Frinton-on-Sea, Essex has been re-listed once more. I’m not sure things have changed much since 2015 either. In fact,…

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1930s art deco: Douglas Niel Martin-Kaye-designed property in Westcliff-On-Sea, Essex

This is a gem. Even better, this 1930s Douglas Niel Martin-Kaye-designed art deco property in Westcliff-On-Sea, Essex is just on the market. This is a grade II-listed property dating to around 1934 and in remarkably good condition too. That’s obviously…

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1930s art deco: Stanley Hamp-designed Whitelands property in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

An incredibly striking house, but this 1930s Stanley Hamp-designed Whitelands art deco property in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire has been updated considerably. The house is grade II-listed, the work of Stanley Hamp of Collcutt and Hamp and dating back to 1934. At…

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Show apartments open in the 1930s Wallis, Gilbert and Partners-designed art deco Hoover Building in Perivale, west London

This was our most popular property find of 2016 before it was even built. So show apartments open in the 1930s Wallis, Gilbert and Partners-designed art deco Hoover Building in Perivale, west London should prove popular. A s you probably…

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