The Lancasters Stucco-Fronted Design

Stucco-Fronted Properties in Central London

London houses an eclectic mix of architectural designs spanning a range of regal periods which all enhances its characterful charm and allows investors to find a style to suit their tastes.  We previously explored the grandeur of red brick properties, but here we turn our attention to the Stucco-Fronted design that emerged in Britain towards the beginning of the 19th...

Trevor Square, Harrodian Red Bricks

Red Brick Properties in Central London

The use of red bricks in architecture can be a decisive design choice.  For those that love this material, it can represent regal period tradition, splendour and its robust nature means it has stood the test of time, allowing many period properties to survive the devastation of War and be enjoyed into modern times. In our latest blog post, we...

Albion Riverside From Battersea Bridge

Views of the Thames

This weekend saw the annual university boat race take place between Putney and Mortlake along the River Thames.   The event, now in its 160th year, saw rowers from Oxford and Cambridge battle it out, with supporters lining the route, cheering both teams along to the finish line.  Inspired by the spectators who travelled far and wide to pick the best viewpoints,...

Lettings Image

Preparing for Your Property Photography

When it comes to marketing your property, getting the imagery right is essential.  The photographs will be used on all of your chosen agent’s marketing collateral – be this in-house brochures, their website, property portals or print advertising – so it’s vital you help show your property at its best.  Here we explore some easy style tips to help set...

Rutland Court Bathroom

Luxurious Bathroom Designs

Sara Cosgrove, interior designer at The Studio at Harrods was recently interviewed for Air Magazine and shared her tips on designing a hotel inspired bathroom for the home.  This inspired us to review how this can be achieved and here are Sara's highlights and tips below... Choice of Materials Sara suggests: “The use of marble in bathrooms is the ultimate luxury...

Mezzanine Designs

Designing Creative Spaces in the Home

As demand for London property shows no sign of slowing down, more and more home-owners are turning to creative space solutions to maximise their real estate returns, while also increasing the scope for more flexible living.  Here we look at some of the best examples on the market… Mezzanine Spaces Options for increasing square footage in flats can be challenging,...