Whether new build, conversion, extension or simply remodelling, our craft of (re)imagining a home for a particular client family is underpinned by a sensitive understanding of those individuals needs, and the special, particular characteristic of a site, building or context for the enhancement of family life together and with guests. Let us elevate the everyday routine whilst maximising the opportunities for joy in your homes!
Remodelling of a historic farmhouse, including a meticulously crafted kitchen and garden room extension, with a stunning pool suite linked by an underground stairway and games barn all set within beautifully landscaped gardens.
Despite its origins as a 18th century townhouse in the heart of the town, this property was purchased as a dilapidated rambling office conversion that had suffered numerous inappropriate alterations. The brief was to convert the buildings into a cohesive family dwelling suitable for a 21st century lifestyle.
The extension, remodel and complete refurbishing of a run-down property on the outskirts of a market town.
The existing dwelling, comprising main dwelling and linked cottage, was top heavy with two stories of bedrooms over a single storey of living accommodation.
To take a dilapidated timber-framed barn and transform into a superb new home suitable for a couple with adult children/visiting families.
The existing dwelling is situated in a verdant Oxford neighbourhood within its Green Belt. The brief was to enlarge the existing kitchen area to provide additional dining/living accommodation in place of a former thermally inefficient garage conversion; as well as a new entrance with cloakroom.
To provide a Grade II listed property with a new rear hallway and a light and comfortable living space from within which to enjoy the surrounding gardens.
Dutch Barn Conversion,
To secure planning permission for residential conversion of a dilapidated steel hay barn on the clients’ farm.
To enlarge the existing dwelling to provide a Master Suite at first-floor level with playroom and utility room below.
Gym & Annex,
Previously converted in 1974, the current owners wished to re-imagine how listed barns in the curtilage of their home could be used as a fully functioning annex for adult siblings and visitors, whilst providing state-of-the-art gym facilities within a redundant storage barn in the grounds of Grade II* listed dovecote and ruin.
To review the potential to either extend or rebuild on the site of an existing 1980’s bungalow, to provide a generous 4 bedroom family dwelling with associated home office.
To secure planning permission for the residential conversion of a Grade II Listed barn.
A new dwelling on the edge of the countryside adopts a rural form whilst opening up to magnificent views of the Ridgeway Path to the south.
The latest addition to a 16th Century, Grade II listed Farmhouse, already extended over many years, to provide a generous space for entertaining and music recitals.
Other Family Homes
A summary of other domestic projects we have worked on, mostly alteration work that reimagines the existing layout of a property to achieve greater space with light-filled interiors that bring delight to our clients.