Ranging in size from 68 square metres to 144 square metres, many of the apartments will be duplex or triplex, and all will come with a range of hi-tech design features, including glass brick
walls, wooden flooring and integrated stainless steel appliances in the kitchens.
Decor: Light, airy and spacious with a whole wall of frosted glass windows (no view but lots of natural light), glass brick
dividing walls and modern, chic furniture - silver-framed chairs with pastel seats and tables with silver frames and marble tops.
But Laura had plans for another big splash of colour, by building a glass brick
If you fancy tackling a glass brick
wall, the frame in Geoff's bathroom was made with six inch by three inch batons, dressed with a plane.
The landmarked house was designed by the Swiss-born American modern architect, William Edmond Lescaze, and the upper duplex retains his glass brick
Worksite connections and installations, demolition work including asbestos removal and demolition services, erection and compaction of soil after demolitions, biological remedial and preventive treatment of preserved soil and walls, reconstruction of concrete walls, floors and stairs, construction of parts in extension including foundations, concrete structure, external glass brick
walls, external stairs, pipes and sub-slabs and various masonry structures.
With a funky glass brick
wall to one side and a Velux window above the bed, lights floods around the whitewashed room and bounces off the solid wood floors.
It has arched double entrance doors opening into the reception hallway with curved glass brick
wall and access through to the stylish open plan kitchen and dining room.
The accommodation includes four reception rooms - a spacious sitting room, living room with feature fireplace, dining room with a curved glass brick
wall to one side and a family room/kitchen with full height internal window to the inner hall, floor to ceiling double-glazed windows overlooking the sunny rear garden and double-glazed sliding patio doors to a paved terrace.
They found beautiful aqua glass brick
tiles to brighten the whole room up.
Upstairs, a landing leads to a superb master bedroom which boasts a balcony and an en-suite bathroom comprising a hand basin, wc, shower cubicle with contemporary glass brick
surround and a Jacuzzi bath.
Other ways to create to illusion of more space and flood your home with natural light include using mirrors creatively to make rooms feel more light and airy; redecorating with the latest ranges of lightreflective paint to help small spaces appear brighter; and replacing internal walls with glass brick