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Pyramid rooftop garden creates green oasis for London home

Designed as a home and studio for the founders of Whitaker Malem, a British leatherware design company, the two-story Garden House features a unique, steeply stepped rooftop that provides the owners a green retreat in the center of London.

New U.K. copyright law finally bans 10 popular furniture pieces from being copied

Now you have to pay up for the real deal

World's tallest and thinnest observation tower opens in England this week

The British Airways i360, which was conceived and designed by the same firm behind the London Eye, Marks Barfield Architects, takes passengers up 450 feet in a glass and steel pod and offers up panoramic views extending up to 26 miles of Brighton and the coastline.

Inside a couple's compact, self-built holiday home for rent in Scotland

Designed by local architects Alan Dickson and Gill Smith of Rural Design for Nicholas Middleton and Kate Prentice for their vacation home rental business, Fiskavaig Studio is the third building in a cluster of homes designed by Rural Design for the couple.

RIBA's prestigious Stirling Prize announces 6 finalists

Considered the United Kingdom’s most prestigious architecture prize, the award is presented to the building that has made the greatest contribution to British architecture in the past year.

Iconic modernist estate in English countryside asks $11.7M

St. Ann’s Court is a rare example of the modernist English countryside home tradition and the former home and studio of Roxy Music guitarist Phil Manzanera.

1950s ambulance station becomes sleek summer home

London interior architecture firm Marta Nowicka & Co converted this redbrick structure into a family’s four-bedroom vacation home.

Sculptor creates moody sets for upcoming opera

Sometimes-controversial British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor has designed another stage set, this time for the English National Opera’s production of "Tristan and Isolde" by Richard Wagner.

Check out England’s 20 best new houses

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) continues its awards season by naming the 20 homes vying for the 2016 RIBA House of the Year Award distinction, the United Kingdom’s most prestigious award for a new house or extension.

Rare midcentury country house with copper fireplace asks $1.43M

This rare 1960s midcentury modern home was designed by English architect Reginald Gale for his own family. It’s now back on the market with many of its original details in tact.

Tour London's most fantastic show home

Nilufar, Milan's most revered design gallery, puts together a mix of vintage modern and contemporary design pieces—all of it for sale, and open to the public.

3D-Printed Wheelchair Will Be World's First to Offer Customizable Design

London-based Layer design studio worked with wheelchair users and medical professionals to develop a customizable wheelchair that will address common concerns.

Gorgeous Modern Beach Huts Have Stellar English Channel Views

Traditional beach huts meet chic modern living in this row of new waterfront homes in the seaside town of Margate, England. The best part might be the fab terraces with the same Channel views that inspired famous English painter JMW Turner.

Eco-Conscious Converted Barn Becomes Rustic, High-Tech Summer Home

The results are pretty glorious, and include new structural elements, sustainable systems, and a rad spiral staircase coiled around an open fireplace and tapered brick chimney.

Check Out a Super Skinny, Eco-Friendly London House

6 Gorgeous Sofas Celebrate Three Decades of British Design

Absolutely Dreamy Cabin in English Countryside Wants $684K

This Adorable Yellow Seaside Cabin Could Be Yours for $808K

Theaster Gates is Throwing a 24-Hour Art Fest Inside an Abandoned English Church

David Adjaye Designed This Wild, Gorgeous London House Now Listing For $8.4M

Ex-Beatle Ringo Starr Lists Kitschy Colorado Ranch

Buy Mr. Darcy's IRL House for $11.1M and Lord Over Everyone

How a Celebrated Art Gallery Outfits a 350-Year-Old Barn

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Why Aren't Today's Beds as Cool as They Predicted in 1978?

Here's a Barn Reno Made Possible By Antiques and Disco Balls