Collection by Zachary Edelson

Modern Homes in the British Countryside


Ranging from the edges of London to rural Scotland, these six homes immerse themselves in the beauty of the British isles, frequently adapting and re-using old structures in the process.

An envelope of Cor-Ten steel clads the structure’s timber frame.
“I wanted to do a house that belonged on the site,” she says.
An expansive skylight gives a feeling of spaciousness to the kitchen/dining area.
Architect Andrew McAvoy created an earth-sheltered house in Scotland for Gavin and Angelique Robb and children Scarlett...
Tucked away in a corner of Norfolk County, England, this pair of barns—one new, one renovated—sit low in the vast...
Moonshine is beautifully set in an isolated spot in the English countryside outside of Bath.

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