Collection by Luke Hopping

These Modern Renovations Hold Onto History-Rich Details


From elegant fireplaces to centuries-old stone, these contemporary homes are unashamed of their historic roots.

In keeping with the island’s rugged character, the new home was pared down to the essentials.
Architects Anne Marie Lubrano and Lea Ciavarra limited the material selection in their renovation of a town house...
Along with historic wood and steel details, several warm brick walls were exhumed and left exposed.
Cor-Ten steel from a ship building yard clads the new structure, which connects via a glass “bridge” to a rebuilt stone...
White oak flooring complements a custom-made, matte white island at the center of the kitchen.
The walls are made of recycled limestone sourced locally from dismantled houses.
Moonshine is beautifully set in an isolated spot in the English countryside outside of Bath.

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