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1950s modernism: Mies van der Rohe-designed townhouse in Detroit, Michigan, USA

Another opportunity to pick up a 1950s Mies van der Rohe-designed modernist townhouse in Detroit, Michigan, USA. A lot to talk about here, but the asking price certainly jumps out at us. Yes, much cheaper than UK prices, but compared…

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Span House: 1960s Eric Lyons-designed property in New Ash Green, Kent

We haven’t featured a Span House for a while, so this 1960s Eric Lyons-designed property in New Ash Green, Kent is a welcome addition to the market. It sits on the Punch Green Estate, which is in the village of…

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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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1950s modernism: A. James Speyer-designed property in Highland Park, Illinois, USA

The architect is perhaps best known for one house in particular. It isn’t this A. James Speyer-designed modernist property in Highland Park, Illinois, USA. That more famous house is, of course, the Ferris Bueller house, a property made famous by…

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In need of renovation: 1960s Arthur Quarmby-designed modernist property in Holmfirth, West Yorkshire

This 1960s Arthur Quarmby-designed modernist property in Holmfirth, West Yorkshire really does scream potential. A couple of familiar names too. Holmfirth is, of course, the location for the long-running TV series Last Of The Summer Wine, while Arthur Quarmby is…

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1930s art deco: Gerald Lacoste-designed property in Stanmore, Middlesex

A similar house was one of our most popular finds of 2014. Perhaps this 1930s Gerald Lacoste-designed art deco property in Stanmore, Middlesex will follow suit. But to be honest, you’ll probably have to fall for the exterior rather than…

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Restored Eichler: 1960s midcentury modern property in Concord, California, USA

If you love this kind of house, then I’m sure the 1960s midcentury modern Eichler property in Concord, California, USA you see here will appeal. Yes, one of the many houses built by Joseph Eichler in the middle of the…

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Grand Design for sale: Five-bedroom modernist property in Colgate, near Horsham, West Sussex

I’m guessing a number of fans of the Grand Designs show will remember this five-bedroom modernist property in Colgate, near Horsham, West Sussex. It’s a notable house for many reasons, but the main one is the size of this place.…

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1950s midcentury modern: Two-bedroom property in Eugene, Oregon, USA

This is such an amazing design. But frustratingly, we can’t find out who designed this 1950s midcentury modern property in Eugene, Oregon, USA. The agent describes is as a ‘one of a kind’ and confirms it was individually architect designed,…

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