College Road

College Road

This new five bedroom house was commissioned by a client – a family with four daughters – who well knew the work of Knox Bhavan Architects. The practice had converted a house for them in the Dulwich area some years ago, but as the family reached school age, more room was needed.

College Road by Knox Bhavan

This new five bedroom house was commissioned by a client, a family with four daughters, who well knew the work of Knox Bhavan Architects. The practice had converted a house for them in the Dulwich area some years ago, but as the family reached school age, more room was needed.

A site was acquired in Dulwich Village, within a conservation area, and half way between Soane’s Dulwich Picture Gallery and Barry’s Dulwich College. The new house, a model of innovative planning and sensuous use of materials, is a showcase for the use of bespoke joinery.

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