Residential projects - our approach...

Creating desirable places to live, whether in urban, suburban or rural locations, demands holistic solutions that resolve a broad range of interrelated considerations. We use our creative skills to deliver apt designs that address these considerations, looking beyond purely architectural perspectives to engage with the financial, technical and social aspects of each development.

 We try to challenge preconceptions in a constructive way to maximise the value we deliver to our clients and to residents. From an unexpected site strategy or building concept that establishes the economic viability of a project, releases additional amenity space or increases density, to the design details that contribute to robustness and sustainability in the long-term.

 We are actively engaged in the discussion about meeting the increasing demand for housing in the UK and have been the driving force behind innovative solutions that explore the densification of suburban areas, the feasibility of constrained and challenging sites and new types of mixed-use development that meet the combined needs for living, working, learning and socialising. We are creative problem solvers with a passion for designing active and desirable places to live.

A perfectly genius proposal…
— Boris Johnson, Mayor of London Holy Trinity appeal hearing, November 2013