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A welcome neighbour: Barefoot Architects’ Cor-ten-clad Bristol houseSubscription

By Ellie Duffy

Screened from the street by a graffiti-strewn boundary wall, the courtyard house has charmed its Bristol neighbours, writes Ellie Duffy. Photography Anthony Coleman

The reach by pitman tozer killian o'sullivan

Within Reach: Pitman Tozer completes Thamesmead housing schemeSubscription


The Reach, a low-rise scheme with gallery access, is the first of many new homes that Peabody plans for its regeneration of Thamesmead, writes Rob Wilson. Photography Kilian O’Sullivan

Grimhsaw Bath Photos

Grimshaw transforms its furniture factory into building for Bath Spa UniversitySubscription


The architect’s conversion of its 1970s Herman Miller furniture factory into the new home for Bath Schools of Art and Design realises the practice founder’s original intention – to make it adaptable to changes of use, says Fran Williams. Photography Paul Raftery