London England Architecture and Design

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

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.
 - 3 days 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.
 - 21 days 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.
 - 2 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.
 - 2 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.
 - 2 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 3 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.
 - 4 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.
 - 4 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.
 - 4 months ago