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OBR unwraps Clapham extension

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[FIRST LOOK + DRAWINGS] Experimental architectural collective Open Building Research has completed the renovation and extension of a Victorian house overlooking Clapham Common in London

The five-storey house has been rejuvenated with the addition of a rear extension by the Genoa, New York and London-based practice.

Built from two walls of recycled bricks covered by a lightweight glass roof, the addition has enlarged the open-plan living and dining room on the ground floor. Timber-framed folding doors open onto the wooden deck and garden.

Project data

Architect OBR
Structural engineer Buro Happold
Contractor 360 Property Services
Client Private
Site area 384m²
Built area 423m²

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