19 Spaniards End
Spaniards End (off Spaniards Road) NW3 7JG
An inspiring new 3-storey house setwithin a conservation area houses an impressive collection of contemporary art and ancient ceramics. An exemplar of sustainable design. Use of natural light, textured concrete surfaces, sliding screens and timber cladding create a landscape of elements which respond to the natural character of the site, changing weather conditions and the seasons. Meadowcroft Griffin Architects 2008. Entry: all areas except main study. www.meadowcroftgriffin.co.uk
Open: Sat 10am-5pm/Sun 10am-1pm. Hourly architect-led tours, pre-book ONLY through Open House.