London England Architecture and Design

Browse Dwell stories about modern homes, design, and architecture in and around London, England.

Grab This Newly Renovated, Green-Hued Abode For $4.2M
Grab This Newly Renovated, Green-Hued Abode For $4.2M
Chan and Eayrs has completely reimagined a former factory into a luminous live/work space in London.
 - a month ago
An Architect Couple Give This 18th-Century Townhouse a Sumptuous Refresh
An Architect Couple Give This 18th-Century Townhouse a Sumptuous Refresh
Formerly a tavern and a weavers' house, a Huguenot-era building in East London (that once belonged to Keira Knightley) is reincarnated as a richly layered, atmospheric home.
 - 4 months ago
Before & After: A London Home Doubles as a Cheery Work Space
Before & After: A London Home Doubles as a Cheery Work Space
A Victorian abode is reinvented to accommodate family living and serve as the headquarters for artisanal brand The Small Home.
 - 23 days ago
A Rickety Gin Distillery Is Reborn Into a Bright, Award-Winning Home
A Rickety Gin Distillery Is Reborn Into a Bright, Award-Winning Home
A design duo strategically transform a dark, rundown distillery into their own modern abode.
 - 3 months ago
A Grass-Topped Addition in England Connects Home and Garden
A Grass-Topped Addition in England Connects Home and Garden
A gray, brick extension and garden studio helps Oatlands in Surrey open up to a previously disconnected landscape.
 - a month ago
A Gorgeous Georgian-Era Dwelling in London Asks $2.2M
A Gorgeous Georgian-Era Dwelling in London Asks $2.2M
Refurbished and expanded by award-winning London firm Fraher Architects, this heritage, Central London terrace house is on the market.
 - a month ago
A Claustrophobic London Mews House Gets a Smart Redesign
A Claustrophobic London Mews House Gets a Smart Redesign
In North London, a small mews house suffering from lack of light gains a bright refresh with space-saving features.
 - 3 months ago
Snap Up This Converted  Warehouse in London For $2.1M
Snap Up This Converted Warehouse in London For $2.1M
Offering authentic loft living, this cleverly converted industrial home in East London is ideal for creative types.
 - 3 months ago
A Swoon-Worthy London Apartment Is Listed For £1.8M
A Swoon-Worthy London Apartment Is Listed For £1.8M
A local architect's modern remodel of a three-bedroom garden apartment adds square footage and a strong sense of the outdoors.
 - 3 months ago
Loads of Color Define a Revamped 1960s Townhouse in London
Loads of Color Define a Revamped 1960s Townhouse in London
A couple rework a house in a development by Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew.
 - 4 months ago
A London Penthouse Is Flooded With Dreamy Shades of Blue
A London Penthouse Is Flooded With Dreamy Shades of Blue
Perched above London's Covent Garden district, a penthouse is revamped into a stylish second home.
 - 4 months ago
A Shabby Attic Becomes a Chic, Cathedral-Style Living Space
A Shabby Attic Becomes a Chic, Cathedral-Style Living Space
Inspired by Parisian lofts, local architects create a dramatic living space for a young couple in London.
 - 5 months ago
An Astounding Steel-Clad Home Under a Railway Viaduct in London Asks $1.4M
An Astounding Steel-Clad Home Under a Railway Viaduct in London Asks $1.4M
An award-winning live/work space that currently holds a family residence and photography studio defies the constraints of the site.
 - 4 months ago
A Neglected Chapel Is Reborn as an Artist's Live/Work Space
A Neglected Chapel Is Reborn as an Artist's Live/Work Space
After a thoughtful restoration, a former chapel in South London embraces a new calling as a vibrant, contemporary space for a local artist.
 - 4 months ago
A Super Skinny London Home Hits the Market at £1M
A Super Skinny London Home Hits the Market at £1M
This Victorian-era house in the South London suburb of Battersea is just seven feet and seven inches wide.
 - 6 months ago
Peek Inside This Wallpaper Designer's Whimsy London Home
Peek Inside This Wallpaper Designer's Whimsy London Home
Wallpaper designer Sian Zeng invites us inside her dreamy apartment in Greenwich, London, and shares secrets about her design process.
 - 6 months ago
All Clad
All Clad
For photographer Ed Reeve, building his own house had been a lifelong dream.
 - 10 years ago
A London Shed Becomes an Airy Home Lit By Three Courtyards
A London Shed Becomes an Airy Home Lit By Three Courtyards
A new basement level and three bright, cedar-lined courtyards turn a shed into a sun-drenched home.
 - 6 months ago
A London Home With a 
Nightclub–Inspired Kitchen Is Listed For $2M
A London Home With a Nightclub–Inspired Kitchen Is Listed For $2M
Thanks to a recent remodel, this four-bedroom property asking $2,000,000 is filled with natural light and beautiful bespoke elements.
 - 7 months ago
A London Townhouse Has Glass Circles in Its Floors to Filter in Ample Natural Light
A London Townhouse Has Glass Circles in Its Floors to Filter in Ample Natural Light
After gutting the interior of a dark, five-story townhouse, a bright and open space is born.
 - 7 months ago
A Forgotten Warehouse Is Reborn Into a Light-Filled London Home
A Forgotten Warehouse Is Reborn Into a Light-Filled London Home
Formerly a schoolhouse property, this rundown London warehouse breathes new life as a modern two-bedroom abode after a complex revamp.
 - 7 months ago
A Perforated Brick Facade Shields a Glowing London Infill Home
A Perforated Brick Facade Shields a Glowing London Infill Home
Built on the site of a former garage in Islington, an artist and designer's new home cleverly captures light and greenery.
 - 7 months ago
10 London Bars Every Design Lover Should Visit
10 London Bars Every Design Lover Should Visit
London's buzzing bar scene offers everything from art deco lounges, to industrial supper clubs, to hip watering holes.
 - 7 months ago
A Historic London Property Is Converted Into a Modern Mediterranean Eatery
A Historic London Property Is Converted Into a Modern Mediterranean Eatery
The ground floor and basement of a historic structure become a warm, inviting modern restaurant after a major renovation.
 - 8 months ago
Two Doctors on Honeymoon Come Home to a Kitchen That’s Double in Size
Two Doctors on Honeymoon Come Home to a Kitchen That’s Double in Size
A modest expansion is a major improvement for a Victorian “half-house” in London.
 - 8 months ago
This Tiny 140-Square-Foot Apartment Boasts Comfort and Function
This Tiny 140-Square-Foot Apartment Boasts Comfort and Function
Carefully crafted adaptable furniture makes this 140-square-foot London home chic and functional.
 - 8 months ago