Residential buildings, domestic buildings

    Cabins

    By Philip Jodidio

    Hardback £11.46

    Yearning for rustic simplicity? Open the door to Cabins, a gorgeous showcase of minimal, low-impact, peaceful abodes around the world. From contemplative bliss in an English coastal studio to eco-home huts in the Western Ghats of India, each of these minimal homes exude innovative, eco-friendly, mindful living.

    PHPP Illustrated: A designer\'s companion to the Passivhaus Planning Package

    By Sarah Lewis

    Paperback £38.16

    Passive House is a leading low energy building standard. An important tool for designing Passive House buildings is the Passive House Planning Package PHPP. This fully revised edition, supported by the International Passivhaus Institute, is a very visual, easy-to-use manual for the PHPP, and sets out clear steps to inputting...

    Ardrossan

    By David Nelson Wren

    Hardback £42.96

    A chronicle of the construction and furnishings of an early 20th-century country house, brought to life by letters from the family archive and previously unpublished drawings from Horace Trumbauer's architectural office.

    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.

    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

    Hardback Save £17.54 = £32.46

    Abandoned Castles

    By Kieron Connolly

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    With 150 outstanding colour photographs, Abandoned Castles is a brilliant pictorial examination of castles, forts, keeps, and defensive fortifications from the ancient world to the end of the nineteenth century.

    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....

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