A Designer Couple Restore a British Modern Masterpiece

A Designer Couple Restore a British Modern Masterpiece

By Sonia Zhuravlyova
Two designers take on the restoration of a British masterpiece.

"It has lots of names: the wood house, the glass house, the James Bond house," says Christian Harvey of Farnley Hey, one of Britain’s most notable midcentury modern homes, which Harvey and his partner, Victoria Davies, now own. "When it was built, it was like a spaceship had landed."

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