La Casa De Beauvoir shows how smart design solution can preserve and modernize urban heritage of London. This sculptural and contemporary extension is part of the garden landscaping. This project developing a strong dialogue between old and new, and support for modern family lifestyle.
The refurbishment and extension of an existing Victorian terraced house within the de Beauvoir Conservation Area. The sculptural form of the rear extension has resulted from specific responses to the site’s immediate surroundings, while preserving the character of the existing building. The extension is designed to be part of the garden landscaping rather than the main house and this is reflected in the choice of timber cladding and green roof system.