The Old Rectory Complete House Refurbishment

Completed December 2015 An opportunity to bring some authenticity and life back into a beautiful Georgian house that had been stripped of any character over a number of years. This included working closely with the client to achieve their dream of a ‘country house’.  my role was to translate their verbal requests and wish-list into a reality. This included  re-planning …

Sheraton Hotel

Kuwait City, Kuwait UAE employed as project designer by a fit out contractor to translate a massive design package for public areas and accommodation, into a practical package of information for implementation. 4 ballrooms, a coffee shop, a tea lounge, an oriental restaurant at the top of the hotel, the hotel prayer room, parts of the main reception, executive lounges, …

Nunney Road, Frome

New Extension Proposals for 1940’s house in Frome, Wiltshire – 2014 This client had lived in this house for a number of years when they decided that they would refurbish the entire house. They had done the upper floors, and then wanted to start the ground floor but had no idea how they could change the layout to incorporate a …

Lighting Proposals

Ground Floor of a New Private Residence – 2014 This client had designed and built a new house, but had no idea what to do or how to implement a lighting design that was interesting and had some memorable qualities. They also had no idea what to put on the ground floor of the house, as they had specific requirements. …

Jubilee House, Gatwick Airport North

New Building for Air Crew Changeovers and Rest Stops – Completed 1991 A new building for the Airports Authority,  at the North Terminal of Gatwick airport. It was commissioned to contain office space and ‘lounges’ for the air crew transfers, where pilots and crew from various airlines come for training or debriefing, preparing for new trips, layovers etc. So it was …

Irish Bar Partnership

The Irish Bar was a phenomenon in the mid to late 90’s and they were very popular. The idea was a spit and sawdust type of slightly shabby interior, serving Irish beers. They were everywhere at one point, and eventually they appeared in airports and throughout Europe. I was employed to design concepts for various pub sites around the UK …

New County Hall for Cornwall Council

Pre-Modern Working Prototype for an office suite – 2009 Cornwall Council, in 2009 were about to undertake major refurbishments at new County Hall, in order to increase the accommodation of staff numbers. Modern working policies had been set in motion, which allows for differing workplace scenarios, flexible working and sharing of spaces and facilities. It is a tried and tested …

Boddington Brewery Village Hotel and Leisure, Blackpool

Completed 1992 Working as project designer at JT Design Build in Bristol with a great team of Architect and Project Managers, this was a great project to be involved in, and ran on from our experience building the Holiday Inn at Lion Yard in the centre of Cambridge. As a Design Build company, we were the main contractor and had …

Brooke Road, London

227 Brooke Road London E5 – Private residence This was both an extension to the accommodation, and a landscaping project. Originally a maisonette flat at the bottom of a Victorian terrace, with a small front garden, and as is common in London, a shared back garden, with the upstairs neighbours. The accommodation comprised on the ground level at the front …

Shearwater Complete house refurbishment

Completed June 2016 This was an interesting project, as it was the refurbishment of a house only about 20 years old. Originally designed for a client who had a love of medieval Britain, castles and dragons and all the imagery that goes with it. Therefore quite a challenge to redesign the house for a client with a minimal lifestyle, and …