Hugh Strange

Photographer’s House . London

Hugh Strange . Photographer's House .  London  (2)

Hugh Strange Architects . photos: © David Grandorge

The project provides an enlarged home for a photographer and her family in Peckham, London, completely transforming the existing house. Following the development of railway connections into central London, the surrounding area established itself in the mid 1800’s as an attractive suburb with local housing stock primarily comprised of parallel terraces. The client’s three-storey house is sited within the middle of one of these Victorian rows, displaying from the street a degree of uniformity with its neighbours. Though a sizeable house, the existing lower floors were relatively constrained and largely unconnected with the garden space to the rear. Continue reading Hugh Strange