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1950s, Denmark, Modernist

Danish modernism: 1950s Jorn Utzon-designed modernist property in Helsingor, Denmark

Danish modernism: 1950s Jorn Utzon-designed modernist property in Helsingor, Denmark
Danish modernism: 1950s Jorn Utzon-designed modernist property in Helsingor, Denmark

This is a very interesting place. Of course, it also has an impressive name behind it too, as this is a 1950s Jorn Utzon-designed modernist property in Helsingor, Denmark. Read more

1950s, Modernist, United Kingdom

1950s Span house: Eric Lyons-designed apartment in Hallgate on the Cator Estate, Blackheath, London SE3

1950s Span house: Eric Lyons-designed apartment in Hallgate on the Cator Estate, Blackheath, London SE3
1950s Span house: Eric Lyons-designed apartment in Hallgate on the Cator Estate, Blackheath, London SE3

Ok, not quite a Span House. This is a Span flat. Or if you prefer, an Eric Lyons-designed apartment in Hallgate on the Cator Estate, Blackheath, London SE3. Read more

1950s, Midcentury, USA

1950s time capsule: Johnny Stroh-designed midcentury modern property in Santa Paula, California, USA

Johnny Stroh-designed midcentury modern property in Santa Paula, California, USA
Johnny Stroh-designed midcentury modern property in Santa Paula, California, USA

Now this is how you start 2017, a time capsule in the shape of this Johnny Stroh-designed midcentury modern property in Santa Paula, California, USA. Read more

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

1950s, Modernist, United Kingdom

In need of renovation: Two-bedroom apartment in the 1950s Eric Lyons-designed Parkleys development in Ham, Richmond, Surrey

Two-bedroom apartment in the 1950s Eric Lyons-designed Parkleys development in Ham, Richmond, Surrey
Two-bedroom apartment in the 1950s Eric Lyons-designed Parkleys development in Ham, Richmond, Surrey

These places have appeared on these pages in various states of update over the years. This two-bedroom apartment in the 1950s Eric Lyons-designed Parkleys development in Ham, Richmond, Surrey perhaps needs a little more work than most. Read more