The Green Roof Covering This House Extension Helps To Minimize Its Visual Impact

The Green Roof Covering This House Extension Helps To Minimize Its Visual Impact

Turner Architects has designed the restoration and extension of a Cubitt-built Georgian terraced house in a conservation area in London, England.

A brick terraced house in London, England.

As part of the remodel, the home received a modern wood extension that opens up to the backyard and is covered in a green roof.

A modern home extension with a green roof, minimalist interior, and warm wood window frames.

The new extension, which has folding glass doors, has a dining room furnished with a black table and chairs, contrasting the white walls and gray floors.

This new extension, which has folding glass doors, has a dining room furnished with a black table and chairs, contrasting the white walls and gray floors.

Adjacent to the dining room is a linear wood kitchen with hardware-free cabinets and a dark gray backsplash.

A linear wood kitchen with hardware free cabinets and a dark gray backsplash.
A linear wood kitchen with hardware free cabinets and a dark gray backsplash.

Separating the dining room/kitchen and the minimalist living room is a small courtyard with a tree that’s accessed by a collection of sliding doors.

Separating the dining room / kitchen and the minimalist living room of this modern home extension is a small courtyard with a tree that's accessed by a collection of sliding doors.

The thick wood window and door frames of the extension add a warmth to the interior.

The thick wood window and door frames of a modern extension add a warmth to the interior.
The thick wood window and door frames of a modern extension add a warmth to the interior.

The original home retains the formal room arrangement over three storeys, stacking studies, bedrooms, and bathrooms.

A traditional terrace house with a new extension.
A remodeled living room with gray and white shelving.
A contemporary gray and white living room with a pop of color.
Photography by Adam Scott Images | Architect: Turner Architects | Structural Engineer: Bini Struct-e Ltd. | Kitchen Supplier: West & Reid
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