Portfolio Category: Historic

Luxury Housing Development

This development of five substantial luxury houses for a well-known housing developer was constructed on the site of a former quarry and steelworks. The site had significant level changes and three of the houses were designed with a split level layout providing an interesting...
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New build house in a Conservation Area

At Thinking Buildings we believe that the architectural style of a building should be appropriate to both the context and to the client’s brief. As a practice, we try not to impose or develop a single design approach, aesthetic or appearance to our designs....
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Renovation of Georgian Farmhouse

This property, on the edge of the market town of Chipping Norton, is a Georgian former farmhouse. The brief was to fully renovate and modernise the house while retaining the original character of the property but with some opening up of the internal spaces...
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Staircase in a historic barn

Thinking Buildings work on a diverse range projects of differing scales. Alongside preparing masterplans for large estates and new building projects Thinking Buildings also take on smaller projects that involve challenging and interesting design. This project introduced two new contemporary staircases and a loft...
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