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typology

Typology: The semi-detached houseSubscription

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Symbol of middle-class aspiration, conservatism and compromised individualism, the semi-detached house is England’s modern domestic type par excellence

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Editorial: House – the building type that continues to inspire the architectural imaginationSubscription

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The house, at its root, is about shelter with varying degrees of comfort, amenity and scale  – a carefully balanced combination which makes for experimental ground.

Japanese architecture

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Designing for the moment: on 70 years of Japanese house architectureSubscription

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Domestic architecture in Japan is a powerful and optimistic force in the face of imminent disaster

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Juergen Teller studio by 6a architects: ‘an elemental architecture, connecting nature and artifice’Subscription

By Jonathan Glancey

Nature, daylight and the occupants predominate in this London studio 

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AR_EA 2005 Honourable mention: T-House by Sou Fujimoto ArchitectsSubscription

By Rob Gregory

When is a room not a room? The Jury is still out …

Gehry Partner Duplex, New Orleans

Gehry Partners duplex, New Orleans, 2012Subscription

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Semi-detached typology: Housing charity Make it Right and Gehry Partner’s duplex responded to a delay in rebuilding following Hurricane Katrina

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Sergison Bates semi-detached, Stevenage, 2000Subscription

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Semi-detatched typology: a quirky twist in the world of Swiss-influenced minimalism

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Boundary Window in Tokyo by Shingo Masuda + Katsuhisa OtsuboSubscription

By Taro Igarashi

Winner of 2014’s Emerging Architecture awards, this modest addition experiments with ideas of physical and perceptual transformation

Ravenswood

House in Ravenswood by Maccreanor Lavington Subscription

Honourable Mention: updating a ’60s terrace while maintaining its character, this delicate extension in Ravenswood displays a quiet sophistication