Hidden House, Clerkenwell

Immaculately detailed with engaging clarity

Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects.
Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects. Credit: Timothy Soar

Coffey Architects for private client    

Contract value: Confidential

GIA: 72m²

Hidden House is on the site of a former caretaker’s shed in the Clerkenwell conservation area. The single storey house originates from a rigorously scrutinised layout, engaging in a simple, elegant way with the constraints. The interior is immaculately detailed with engaging clarity. 

 
  • Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects.
    Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects. Credit: Timothy Soar
  • Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects.
    Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects. Credit: Timothy Soar
  • Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects.
    Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects. Credit: Timothy Soar
  • Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects.
    Hidden House, Clerkenwell by Coffey Architects. Credit: Timothy Soar
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The light, open feeling is achieved through precisely executed vaulted rooflights that give attractive diagonal views up to the adjoining school. The simple palette of materials and polished concrete floor are particularly enjoyable. Rigorously considered in its design and beautifully delivered in its construction.


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