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House Tour – the extraordinary, embellished 575 Wandsworth Road

Behind a nondescript door on South London’s Wandsworth Road hides an astonishing work of art on an unexpected scale. This two-up-two-down is the former home of Kenyan poet, author and civil servant Khadambi Asalache (1935 – 2006). Over 20 years he completely redecorated the rooms of the house in his own Moorish-influenced carved fretwork, using discarded pine doors and… read more

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House Tour: Photograper, James Merrell’s, stunning houseboat

We stepped aboard the houseboat of photographer James Merrell and his partner Margot to explore their tongue and groove interiors. Together they reveal how they transformed their floating home on the Basingstoke Canal with Farrow & Ball. “We used Farrow & Ball Purbeck Stone for most of the boat, I loved the slight warmth the colour… read more

The Chromologist 2017 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist