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Christopher Fowler
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So we found we'd moved into what appeared to be the business class lounge of a space station. At the time of moving in there were no buildings to break the view right across London - you could see almost to the airport. A blank minimalist household proved stunning in summer but bleak in winter. Taking Le Corbusier's quote to heart, that 'a house is a machine for living', we found that this…
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Christopher Fowler
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I don't believe that writers have to live in lighthouses or stone cottages overlooking the sea in order to work. Being an inner-city lad I'm used to sirens, loud music, the man with Tourette's next door bellowing his head off, all sorts of interruptions, road drills, barge hooters and general random yelling. But it's important to feel comfortable and relaxed at home, knowing there's a space to…
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