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Grayson Perry’s Dream House

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Inspired directly by Grayson Perry’s life and the people he grew up with, this initially controversial piece of architecture is inspired and devoted to a fictional character called Julie. Her story is driven by the modern day stereotypical women of Essex, which the house celebrates and dedicates itself to.

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The Turner Prize winning artist whose story behind the creation is more bonkers than the house, sparked a thought-provoking narrative from his interest in religious architecture, along side more than two thousand ornate Terra Cotta tiles and elaborate copper alloy roof which the house calls for.

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Nicknamed the ‘Essex Taj Mahal’ by locals, its extravagant presence is now available for short-term lets, which will be determined by ballot.

Written by Chrissy.

Images referenced from Dezeen