- Article by Online Editor
- Photography by Christine Francis
- Architect Julie Firkin
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The design resolves the challenge of a south-facing back garden by creating a sun-court, which allows sunlight to penetrate the new living spaces from the north in winter, and serves to separate the new addition from the old house so that it reads as a clearly articulated pavilion in a garden. A number of dining and entertaining spaces work off the hub of the kitchen, which is designed to show off the home-cook in her or his best light.