A brutalist 1960s home in London that has been preserved like a bonafide real estate time capsule has hit the market for the first time with The Modern House
With an ethos to find carefully curated properties for their discerning clients, The Modern House have decided to take a new look at the traditional welcome gifts for new owners – which is why they looked to Studio Toogood.
Sometimes I think it is shallow to love a house so much. Money doesn’t buy happiness. But light and orange and a bathtub that looks into trees can. Even when I’m alone the place keeps me company.
The Isokon Building, designed by eminent architect Wells Coates, is widely recognised as one of the finest achievements of Modern architecture in the UK. The penthouse is currently for sale with The Modern House.
The Modern House, an estate agent specialising in Modernist properties, and much-loved by architects and designers, is marketing two homes at Park Hill.
This renovated 1970s house is … situated on Bearton Pond and has its own mooring and fishing rights.
Albert Hill, the founding director of The Modern House, an estate agency, says it is an interesting time for new-builds …
Founded by two former design editors, The Modern House is Britain’s most stylish estate agent.
At a time when the housing market is flatlining, especially in London, The Modern House is bucking the trend.
From the wide-open skies of Texas to the tropical seashores of Australia, AD rounds up eight examples of Brutalist homes currently on the market.
Together with Albert Hill, architectural writer and businessman Matt Gibberd founded the Modern House, a company that sells architecturally significant buildings. He describes one of the moments where he realised the importance of thinking differently.
Matt Gibberd and Albert Hill are co-founders of London-based The Modern House estate agency, and that background guided the book’s focus on the standalone modern home.
Art Deco seaside house, which hosted Great Gatsby-worthy parties in the 1930s, for sale with private beach access.
Nikki Bedi presents a property special and is joined by the founders of The Modern House, who are certainly not your average estate agents.
The Modern House was founded by Albert Hill and Matt Gibberd in 2005, drawing on their rich editorial backgrounds to develop a highly crafted approach to real estate storytelling and an immaculately curated roster of well designed homes for sale across the UK.
Shelley Klein reflects on growing up in an extraordinary home in the Scottish Borders commissioned by her father, the influential textile designer Bernat Klein
Editors Matt Gibberd and Albert Hill have curated a visually-led book of black-and-white photographs showing detached modern houses.
A listed Klein House, built in 1957, is revered by modernism buffs as one of the UK’s most perfect midcentury homes.
Modernism is one of the most divisive architectural movements of the 20th century. Monocle talks to Matt Gibberd and Albert Hill, founding directors of The Modern House and authors of a new book that argues why it’s time for us to reassess our definition of modernity.
A Category A-listed house in Scotland designed by renowned Modernist architect Peter Womersley has gone on sale for the first time.
A Category A listed iconic home from the 1950s designed by architect Peter Wormsley and built for renowned textile designer Bernat Klein, has been put on the market for the first time.