Wallpaper*: Centre Point

Few buildings dominate the central London skyline like Centre Point. Tottenham Court Road’s modernist tower has had a few lives so far and its latest incarnation, as a residential development by property specialists Almacantar, restored with care and consideration by Conran and Partners, is breathing new life to the much loved icon. Now, the Grade […]

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The Design Edit: Brigitta Spinocchia Freund

Behind the sober exterior of her West London townhouse, Brigitta Spinocchia Freund has created a dynamic family home in which warmth and humour are as important as astonishing architectural flourishes. Sophie Hastings interviewed the interior designer, whilst the TDE TV film crew was given a tour for the first of their ‘At Home’ series. “I […]

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From the outside, Brigitta Spinocchia Freund’s three-storey townhouse looks like any other on her leafy road in west London. But step inside and you discover an incredible basement conversion going down not one, not two, but three floors, to a swimming pool. A circular see-through lift whizzes the interior architect, her investor husband, Michael, and […]

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