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On the market: Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey

Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey
Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey

It needs some updating, but this two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey looks like a rather cool place to work with.

Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey
Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey

Langham House Close was designed in 1955 and built 1957 and 1958, the work of architects Sir James Stirling & James Gowan. It is now grade II-listed for its architectural importance and is a timeless design. It’s amazing that this place is pushing 60 years old.

Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey
Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey

It does need work, but a glimpse at the photos of apartment, which you’ll find in one of the garden pavilions, shows lovely wood flooring, full-length windows and exposed brick that looks faithful to the original design. Everything else is probably just decor.

Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey
Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey

As for space, we’re talking an entrance with double doors into a shared hallway with private exterior storage cupboard, then an entrance door into a hallway with storage, a lounge with brick chimney stack, a dining area (overlooking the gardens), a kitchen with pantry/storage cupboard, two bedrooms with storage and a bathroom.

Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey
Two-bedroom modernist apartment in the grade II-listed Langham House Close, Ham, Richmond, Surrey

Outside, you get access to the communal gardens, with an end terrace freehold garage available subject to separate negotiation. Without the garage, the asking price is £299,950.

Find out more at the Mervyn Smith website

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