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1960s modernism: Roy Lancaster-designed property in Chislehurst, Kent

The agent doesn’t mention it, but we are pretty sure this is a 1960s Roy Lancaster-designed modernist property in Chislehurst, Kent. Thanks to Kirsten for flagging it up. We think this is the partner to another house we featured last…

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1950s modernism: Dean Gustavson-designed property in Holladay, Utah, USA

The ‘glass box’ is always popular. So this 1950s Dean Gustavson-designed modernist property in Holladay, Utah, USA should have plenty of admirers. According to the agent, this one has only been on the market once since it was constructed back…

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In need of renovation: 1930s art deco property in Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland

This really does need some work. But as you can see, this 1930s art deco property in Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland used to be something rather special. We have been in touch with the seller regarding this one, who…

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1970s modernism: Dominic Michaelis-designed property in Wotton Underwood, near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Huge thanks to Matt for spotting this 1970s Dominic Michaelis-designed modernist property in Wotton Underwood, near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. This steel-framed house dated back to 1971 and according to the agent, was once the cover star of Ideal Homes magazine. Look…

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On the market: 1940s B.N. Eisenberg-designed art deco property in Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Something seriously quirky. But we can’t stop looking at this 1940s B.N. Eisenberg-designed art deco property in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Not that there’s anything wrong with it. This is an incredibly striking piece of art deco, one that dates back…

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1980s modernism: Edward Greenway-designed modernist property in Hampstead, London NW3

Thanks to Connor for pointing out that this 1980s Edward Greenway-designed modernist property in Hampstead, London NW3 is now on the market. Quite an interesting recent past too. The house can be found near the remains of the historic and…

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1930s grade II-listed modernism: Amyas Connell and Basil Ward-designed Third Sunhouse in Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Quite a title. Quite a house. The 1930s Amyas Connell and Basil Ward-designed Third Sunhouse in Amersham, Buckinghamshire is now on the market. Yes, another of the marvellous Sun House properties is up for sale. See our archive for most…

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1930s modernism: Studio apartment in the 1930s Wells Coates-designed Isokon Building, London NW3

We don’t see many of these come up, so make sure you book a viewing to see this studio apartment in the 1930s Wells Coates-designed Isokon Building, London NW3. In fact, we have only featured one example before, a one-bedroom…

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Barbican living: Apartment in Cromwell Tower on the Barbican Estate, London EC2

This apartment in Cromwell Tower on the Barbican Estate, London EC2 really does offer quite a vantage point over the city. Cromwell Tower was completed in 1973 to a design by Chamberlin, Powell & Bon. A bold brutalist tower, it…

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Scandinavian modernism: 1960s Henning Larsen-designed property in Birkerod, Denmark

Huge thanks to resident Scandi spotter Markman for this 1960s Henning Larsen-designed modernist property in Birkerod, Denmark. It dates back to 1964 and considering this is well over 50 years old, still has a good amount of originality about it.…

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