Property of the week: Turner painting inspired London home lists for £1.25m

Inspired by the 1819 painting ‘Interior of an Italian Church’ by the English romantic painter J. M. W. Turner, the house on Tiverton Road is a study in austerity married to Japanese elegance.  Designed by Takero Shimazaki Architects who are influenced by both, tactile as well as visual quality, the house sits behind an unassuming silvering chestnut cladding and...

Chancellor’s Spring Statement brings cheer to UK housing market

In his recent spring statement, the Chancellor of the Exchequer affirmed the Government’s plan to deliver 300,000 homes a year on average, by the mid-2020s. London, the UK housing market’s most in-demand location, is also set to receive £1.7 billion of affordable housing grant, intended to deliver a further 27,000 homes by the end of 2021/2022. This expands the...

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