Whether you aspire to create a sleek modernist home, recreate a traditional barn conversion or build a Georgian-style house, this section of Real Homes will stir your imaginations.
Conversion: 1780's stables house turned holiday home
A collection of crumbling buildings near Dublin have been transformed into a spacious home with an...Read More Having waited 14 years to gain permission to build their own home on a plot on the outskirts of Bath, at last Chris and Val Smith have a modern home...Read More Cat Knightley and Mav Gibbins worked hard to lovingly convert a sixties bungalow in Poole into a stylish, modern home for their family
Set on the...Read More Mike and Diane Smith thought their home of 40 years was forever, until the idea of a new-build project on the Dorset coast took hold
Between the...Read More Jane and Ian McClintock’s sustainable build project has created a home that suits them down to a tee, from their sustainable values to their love of...Read More
When David McLaren started hunting for a new home in rural Oxfordshire, he had a very specific set of requirements in mind. He wanted a house that was...Read More
When Glasgow-based lawyer Marion Venman decided to improve her architect-designed Sixties villa, the brief she gave Cameron Webster Architects was...Read More
You would never guess this house in Brooklyn, New York, is a renovation, let alone 200 years old. Its floor-to-ceiling windows and mix of industrial and...Read More
Lewisham isn’t often associated with architecturally inspiring properties – especially not one-of-a-kind triangular houses. Just a few minutes...Read More
When Anna and Clive Wolman started looking for a new house, they weren’t hunting for a project, as such; they would have been happy with something they...Read More
Eoin Foyle loves a good party. As the owner of a live-music venue in Dublin, it’s his job. So when he and his wife, Oda, spotted some derelict buildings...Read More Steve Clarke and Amanda Boot's ingenious home by the Thames in Surrey rests on a concrete box, giving it much-needed protection from the risk of...Read More Graham Phillips spent 33 years working with architect Norman Foster, but it was designing his own show-stopping house that taught him his biggest...Read More Vicky Thornton's decidedly modern home was designed to blend perfectly with its rural surroundings, while maximising the views
Petit Bayle, France, is...Read More Mark and Sally Wnek enlisted the help of interior designer Sue Timney to help them turn a warren of small rooms into big, flexible living...Read More Filled with natural materials and nautical touches, Max and Kate Lyons' wooden beach-house retreat has brought a breath of fresh air to a UK...Read More Don't be fooled by this fortress-like exterior: the walls conceal a light and spacious family home, designed by architect Alan Jones, which exudes...Read More When Cat Knightley and her family relocated from London to the coast, they discovered a dated Sixties house that needed a serious makeover.
With a...Read More