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Best of US Midcentury Modern

1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, Midcentury, Modernist, Most popular finds, USA

US Midcentury Modern: The top 30 popular house finds on WowHaus

30. 1950s Al Martin-designed midcentury modern property in Los Angeles, California, USA
30. 1950s Al Martin-designed midcentury modern property in Los Angeles, California, USA

We have covered the most popular art deco finds and the pick of the 1960s UK modernist homes. Now it is time to show some love to the US, specifically with the 30 most popular US Midcentury Modern house finds. As ever, the listing is in reverse order and for sake of argument, we have also included modernist houses from the period. Read more

1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, Books, Contemporary

Updated and reissued: England’s Post-War Listed Buildings by Elain Harwood

England's Post-War Listed Buildings by Elain Harwood
England’s Post-War Listed Buildings by Elain Harwood

Another book that has slipped under our radar is an update of England’s Post-War Listed Buildings. Read more

1940s, Modernist, USA

On the market: 1940s Marcel Breuer-designed Chamberlain Cottage in Wayland, Massachusetts, USA

1940s Marcel Breuer-designed Chamberlain Cottage in Wayland, Massachusetts, USA
1940s Marcel Breuer-designed Chamberlain Cottage in Wayland, Massachusetts, USA

A great location for sure, but it is the architecture of this 1940s Marcel Breuer-designed Chamberlain Cottage in Wayland, Massachusetts, USA that rally appeals to us. Read more

1940s, Modernist, United Kingdom

On the market: Two-bedroom flat on the Berthold Lubetkin-designed Spa Green Estate in Clerkenwell, London EC1

Two-bedroom flat on the Berthold Lubetkin-designed Spa Green Estate in Clerkenwell, London EC1
Two-bedroom flat on the Berthold Lubetkin-designed Spa Green Estate in Clerkenwell, London EC1

It is an ex-authority place, but there are two things that bring this two-bedroom flat on the Berthold Lubetkin-designed Spa Green Estate in Clerkenwell, London EC1 to prominence. Read more