Archinect - News 2014-11-23T12:42:06-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/13139401/for-sale-futurologist-jg-ballard-s-old-home-in-need-of-modernisation For sale: futurologist JG Ballard's old home. In need of modernisation Paul Petrunia 2011-07-12T18:00:01-04:00 >2011-07-12T18:00:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/q9/q9naay2pszit1t26.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>JG Ballard's rather drab semi-detached home in Shepperton is inextricably linked with the life of one of post-war fiction's greatest talents. Many of the country's best writers, often Ballard's disciples, visited the author during the 49 years that he lived in this sleepy suburb, where he crafted the dystopian thrillers Crash and Cocaine Nights.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>