The Garden Is the Heart of This Revived London Terrace House

Oliver Leech Architects brings in skylights, sliders, and swaths of sage to give a dreary Herne Hill home a fresh start.

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Natural light is an asset to any home, anywhere in the world, but you could say that it’s especially important in London. When winter nights start in the early afternoon and rain is often in the forecast, capitalizing on sunshine is a must. "Light is our most important and powerful design tool, and we are careful to use it in the right way," says architect Oliver Leech. 

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