Residential buildings, domestic buildings

    Cottage in the Country

    By Jane Eastoe

    Hardback £11.45

    A collection of the most fascinating and picturesque cottages from the National Trust.

    1950s Home

    By John Shepherd

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    The home of the baby boomers now provides fashion cues for a new generation of householders. This is the perfect summary of the post-war British home.

    Small Homes: The Right Size

    By Lloyd Kahn

    Paperback £15.96

    Work of MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

    By Juhani Pallasmaa

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £29.46

    Looking at the Atlantic Ocean, this book is based around a number of plan types that answer to the particular local climate: open to the sun but sheltered from the winds, and built using traditional materials that are allowed to weather, these dwellings embody the architects' engagement with their unique...

    New Old House

    By Marc Kristal

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £29.46

    An international collection of groundbreaking projects featuring 18 private homes transformed by top architects

    Troy House

    By Ann Benson

    Hardback Save £2.04 = £27.95

    This extensive new research volume on the architectural, landscape and ownership histories of the Duke of Beaufort's Welsh Troy estate, from the twelfth century to the present, reveals its prime historical importance.

    Romantic English Homes

    By Robert O''Byrne

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £20.46

    Romantic English Homes is an inspirational collection of truly timeless houses.

    Hostels

    By Patricia Martinez

    Hardback Save £6.32 = £15.63

    A superbly illustrated look at innovative hostel designs from around the world.

    Small Lofts

    Hardback Save £11.54 = £23.46

    This book contains dozens of examples of smaller lofts - open plan living spaces under 120 square metres - from all over the world. They demonstrate that, even with severe space limitations, it is possible to achieve and maintain the essence of a post-industrial New York loft.

    Waterside Modern

    By Dominic Bradbury

    Paperback £12.63

    From the Mediterranean to the Pacific Ocean and the tropical idylls of Southeast Asia, this book takes an international trip to the world's most stunning waterside homes. It features photographs of each house that reveal its architecture, interior design and surroundings, while plans provide an additional layer of information.

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