Every month we will be looking at a new building for inspiration; for February we will be taking a look at the Hopkins House.
Architect: Hopkins Architects
Location: Hampstead, London
Awards: RIBA award for architecture (1977), Civic Trust Award (1979)
Located in the Victorian suburbs of Hampstead, the Hospkins House was designed and built by the Hopkins to live and work. The designed a residential property using industrial components to create a high-tech domestic home.
Accessed via a footbridge this two storey building was constructed with a steel frame and metal deck floor. Walls are formed in steel deck and glass with the structure expressed both internally and externally.