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Lord Rothschild’s Waddesdon home wins top architecture award

Lord Rothchild’s innovative Waddesdon home has been crowned House of the Year by the Royal Institute of British Architects.  The amazing property was revealed as the winner by Kevin McCloud on Grand Designs: House of the Year.


Flint House, was designed by architects Skene Catlong De la Pena.  Set in Waddesdon Manor Estate, Flint House has a unique stepped design made from old fashioned flint.

The home was described by judges as a

  • marvel of geological evolution and construction

and was created to be a

  • celebration of location, material and architectural design at its best

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