Residential buildings, domestic buildings

    100 HOUSES 100 YEARS

    By Twentieth Century Society

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    A celebration of Britain's diverse housing styles from the twentieth and twenty-first century. Leading architectural critics reveal the story of the modern the modern home, and the social and political aspects of housing design in Britain over the last 100 years.

    Scottish Castles

    By Chris Tabraham

    Paperback £6.65

    A pocket-sized guide to nearly 140 of Scotland's most dramatic castles and strongholds, all of which are open to the public.

    Cottages ornes

    By Roger White

    Hardback £36.46

    Tracing the history of cottages ornes ornamental cottages, this copiously illustrated volume offers an engaging survey of an often-overlooked architectural genre. An invention of mid-18th-century England, these cottages were designed to facilitate a more informal way of living and were built in different guises that range from royal and imperial...

    Versailles

    By Catherine Pegard

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    House of Fiction

    By Phyllis Richardson

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Houses in literature have captured readers' imaginations for centuries, from Gothic castles to Georgian stately homes, Bloomsbury townhouses and high-rise penthouses.

    The Melnikov House: Icon of Modernism, Family Home, Architecture Museum

    By Pavel Kuznetsov

    Paperback Save £0.99 = £22.01

    The Melnikov House, a building designed by the architect Konstantin Melnikov in Moscow for his family 1927 - 1929, is an icon of the architectural avant-garde. The house was originally built as an experimental cylindrical house to test out Konstantin Melnikov's very own concept of mass construction of residential estate....

    Together! The New Architecture of the Collective

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    Illustrated Encyclopedia of Royal Britain

    By Charles Phillips

    Hardback £14.46

    Britain's royal and architectural heritage is celebrated in this sumptuous history, with 1000 images.

    Portsmouth in 50 Buildings

    By Garth Groombridge

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Explores the rich and fascinating history of Portsmouth through an examination of some of its greatest architectural treasures.

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