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'Every time I see another great building I'm completely bowled over by it, ' says Urban Splash cofounder Tom Bloxham. 'But if I had to pick one it would be the Unite d'Habitation in Marseilles. It looks so modern. It has bright coloured doors but dimly-lit corridors which gives a quiet, moody effect. Le Corbusier has made a virtue of the lack of natural light. I love its massive scale and the beauty of the concrete and its complete dominance over the gardens.'