Explore this contemporary London new build with a retro twist

‘The 1960s building that originally stood here was a bad house in a great location and, within 20 seconds of seeing it, I realised it should be demolished and rebuilt,’ says the owner of this new, architect-designed London mews home. Building the place from scratch has meant that he has been able to design every inch, from period-inspired details such as the encaustic tile-inspired floor seen here in the hallway, which was created using porcelain tiles cut to fit.

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