Thinking Buildings were Architects for this major transformation and extension of a 1980's house in the countryside, completed in late 2015. Cosmetically, the existing house was tired both inside and out. Externally, large expanses of artificial stone gave the building an uninviting and drab...Read more
Work has completed for a large new detached house in the Kent countryside. This new build project is set on a ridge overlooking a low clay weald with fantastic elevated views. The building has been designed with split floor levels and a stepping form to...Read more
The building was designed in collaboration with the Institute of Energy & Sustainable Development (IESD)to be fully naturally ventilated using thermal mass, night cooling and generous volumes to moderate internal temperatures. A significant design feature of the building is the exposed timber framed roof...Read more
GARDEN ROOM, OFFICE OR STUDIO?
There are a variety of names because they come in a limitless number of designs to fulfil a wide variety of requirements. They can be large, open plan spaces for an office or a...