: ' London’s buildings'
My son recently gave me for my birthday a book which could be described as a tome Panoramas of Lost London by Philip Davies an extra large format copy containing over 200 black and white photographs of [...]
Every month CabbieBlog hopes to show you a little gem of a building which you might have passed without noticing. The building this month is passed unnoticed by thousands of cabbies every day. VERLOOKED AS IT [...]
In 1837 a young woman found herself the monarch of her country, she remained Queen during an unprecedented time of burgeoning industry and wealth creation, giving her name to the 64 years she reigned and a [...]
Every month CabbieBlog hopes to show you a little gem of a building that you might have passed without noticing, in the past, they have ranged from a modernist car park; a penguin pool; to a [...]
Ask Londoners what their favourite building would be and they’ll probably say St. Paul’s Cathedral. With this in mind the capital’s favourite has been protected by a series of sightlines for decades. During its construction I [...]
Nestled in a Kent valley is one of the most romantic houses to be found near London. Situated just outside the M25 near the charmingly named hamlet of Ivy Hatch, this substantial property is virtually unseen [...]
With its constant traffic jam, when travelling north along Charing Cross Road you have plenty of time to look at the landscape. One has always puzzled me, for this uninspired building has a very exotic [...]