Special Offer: Note paper headed your way!

For the months of August and September I'm offering personally designed note paper to every client placing an order for our architectural drawing and house history service. This means that when you receive your finished drawing  you…

Living Room?

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Ever wondered how to fit 16 people from 6 different families into a 3 bedroom Victorian house? We have just finished researching a house in what is now affluent Notting Hill, and discovered that the first inhabitants of the property had to…

The Camberwell Coincidence

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We are asked to investigate house histories and draw properties all over the UK. We’ve travelled from Killyleagh in Northern Ireland down to Taunton in Devon, but it has to be said that the majority of our work is in London and the Home Counties.…

Time and Yule Tide wait for no man

I know what you're thinking, September has only just hit us, please let's not think about Christmas just yet! On the whole I would be the first to agree with this sentiment, but people just love to order our Archistory pictures as Christmas…

The Round Robin

So much to say about this year that I was tempted to send out the old ‘round robin’ newsletter, but I’ve held back. Partly because I don’t want to bore you but mostly because of the tantalising fact that most of our best work this year…

Before 'Windows' there must have been 'Doors'

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Whilst researching a house in Blackheath in London I discovered some interesting notation in the basement. These must have been calculations for the coal bill, scrawled onto the nearest thing to hand- the back of the door. I suppose rather than…