European oak bespoke joinery is used to highlight interior features including the open tread staircase, recessed handrails, worktops and integrated shelves. Externally, the house is clad in Siberian larch rainscreen cladding, chosen for its straight grain, uniform texture and durability.
The Saw-mill Shelter, located in the Architectural Association estate, was designed and built by students with the help of the school faculty and Arup engineers. Each lath carries up to two tonnes of tension, demonstrating the remarkable strength of wood.
Wells Cathedral School is renowned for its music. The new Cedars Hall provides professional-standard facilities for the school and community. These include flexible spaces for rehearsal and recording, a 350-capacity recital hall, and a foyer with a bar.
This Devon house design by 6a architects is an early-twentieth century family home with extensive views of the sea. The home has been stripped back to its stone walls. The ground-floor has been lowered from a plinth to the level of the ground.
The design draws on the ‘patchwork’ of building styles within the Brighton cityscape and reinterprets them as part of a progressive and sustainable new quarter. The result is an exemplar urban design for mixed-use development.
Design: Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
Bedales School is constructed around a substantial and beautiful oak tree within a new court and central lawn the new Art and Design building has a strong sense of place.
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Architects: Sheppard Robson
Sheppard Robson Architects have been granted planning permission for a new gateway office building opposite Watford Junction station as well as series of refurbishments to create over 25,000 sqm of office space.
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Black House is a new build house in Kent by architects AR Design Studio. The contemporary property is influenced by historic and modern buildings of Kent. A retired engineer and Conran interior designer, the clients, chose to move from a 15th century Tudor house and build a contemporary dream home in their garden.
A new company to establish Edens around the world. The ambition is to advance the Eden mission by establishing collaborative Eden projects with international partners across the globe. Grimshaw Architects is designing the China, Australia and New Zealand projects.
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This building design by Baynes and Mitchell Architects champions progressive conservation, inventive re-use and adaptation of existing fabric. The historic fabric is respected, with the complex of buildings given a new lease of life.