ONE-OFF HOUSES

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The original Arts and Crafts style house was partly rebuilt and refurbished, with a pioneering frameless glass extension. 

This design for a new house in the countryside uses basic sculptural forms to link with the earth, and an innovative transparent 'cloud roof' which generates electricity.

Research has established a number of important Villa sites in the surrounding areas.

THE SUN HOUSE

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This is a 1964 courtyard dwelling, built in lush woodland and listed grade 2. 

We secured planning approval for these 2 modernist dwellings. The craftsman builder client is an admirer of Eichler, who was in turn, an admirer of Frank Lloyd Wright.

 The glittering vault is made from recycled washing machine drums re-using metal which will have consumed much energy to produce for their original use.

A microclimate is produced around the living spaces beneath