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Modernist and Art Deco Properties

A Charles Rennie Mackintosh designed property
8th April 2014
unique art deco property for sale
The Artists Cottage, Farr, Inverness, Inverness-shire, IV2 6XB
Offers over £595,000
Charles Rennie Mackintosh Designed House
Designed by Scottish Arts and Crafts architect, Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1900 but never built, plans and elevations for "The Artist's Cottage" were found in the Hunterian Art Gallery in Glasgow. From this original material the working drawings for this project, completed in 1992, were produced. The result is a beautifully crafted, well executed Art Deco property built with a dedicated attention to detail, both inside and outside which takes full advantage of modern building methods and materials. The property comprises of a house, artist's studio and cottage built around a courtyard. This expertly crafted property is in an attractive setting 12 miles south of Inverness and would make a great home for any Mackintosh fan looking for flexible and extensive accommodation. more

A refurbished modernist beach house on Hayling Island
29th July 2013
modernist beach house for sale
The Beach House, 276 Sea Front, Hayling Island, Hampshire, PO11
Price £795,000

Modernist Beach House Hayling Island
The Beach House was created by forward thinking architects who brought a different kind of "mod" to the south coast beaches in the early 1960s. Recently refurbished to a high standard, this comfortable and unique five bedroom home boasts clean lines, exposed brickwork and a spectacular open plan living / dining room with full-height windows overlooking the garden. A cantilevered, open-tread staircase in this room is one of many fine original features and the original cedar ceilings and floors of rare Brazilian Paraná pine wood remain. The property is located on the sea front on Hayling Island, a picturesque island off the Hampshire coast. more

An Art Deco property with 360 degree sea and town views
19th August 2012
art deco house for sale
New Haven, Beacon Hill / Hilltop Road, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 6BA
Price £599,950

Art Deco House For Sale In Kent
This Art Deco house, built in 1933 on the Downs in Herne Bay in Kent, is a classical example of its type. The striking architecture, cubist planes, use of glass and concrete, the roof terraces and sensuous curves, all give a glimpse of a bygone and altogether more glamorous age, and internally it retains many of its original features too. The icing on the cake of this unique seafront property is that it also has fabulous views, with a 360 degree vista of the sea and town. There are four good size bedrooms and two reception rooms which open onto a sun terrace overlooking the beautiful sea views. Outside, there's a south facing rear garden and many sun terraces (including a 32 ft roof terrace) and a feature curved observatory overlooking the sea views. This unusual property is a must for anyone with a love for all things Art Deco. more

Decadent living from the roaring twenties
23rd of January 2012
art deco house for sale
The White House, Cefnllys Lane, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5LJ
Price £299,950

Art Deco House For Sale In Powys
The White House is an individually designed detached art deco style house, believed to have been built in the later 1930's in the architectural style of Clough William Ellis. The property has a wealth of art deco features including granite and marble fireplaces, Bakelite fittings, a Juliet balcony, curved balastrade and archways, picture rails and cast iron radiators. It has been carefully extended and refurbished to provide a spacious four bedroom family house and is set in large landscaped gardens with ample parking. The White House is in a sought after residential area of the beautiful spa town of Llandrindod Wells which, as the administrative centre for Powys, has all the shops, restaurants, leisure and educational facilities, hospital you could wish for. This is the "Puttin' on the Ritz" house for anyone who loves art deco. more

A contemporary house with a Mediterranean feel
26th September 2011
contemporary villa for sale
Casa Blanca, Ilsham Marine Drive, Torquay, TQ1 2HTQ
Price £2,150,000
Torquay Contemporary Villa With Sea Views
The aptly named Casa Blanca is a spectacular newly completed home situated on one of Torquays finest sites with unparalled views over the sea towards Thatcher Rock. It is architecturally striking, with a nod to the style of art deco and with influences from the villas of the Mediterranean. With an incredible c. 5000 sq ft of floor space, this four bedroom house has a media room, an open plan living area and a three car garage and offers the ultimate in contemporary lifestyle. Floor to ceiling windows leading on to south facing terracing captures the awe inspiring view and brings the inside out. Who needs the French Riviera when the English Riviera offers property like this. more

The house that Jack built!
21st of February 2011
Modernist house for sale
Art Deco House, St. Mary's Lane, Louth, Lincolnshire
Guide price £499,999
Modernistic House In Louth
The Art Deco House is located in the charming Georgian town of Louth and was the worthy winner of a Daily Mail Ideal Home competition, entitled ‘The House That Jack Built’. It is a Modernist three storey dwelling with panoramic views of the town and is set in 0.55 acres of sympathetically landscaped grounds. This immaculately presented four bedroom house offers large reception rooms and detached home office and garaging (a detached air raid shelter which comprises of two rooms). This simple design and concept have resulted in a truly spectacular and unique house which continues to turn heads eighty years after its inception. more


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