• Cheeseroom_Pano_600 13/12/2016 The Cheeseroom Transformed

    The skeleton of the 1st floor structure of the cheeseroom at our Wantage project is revealed. The floor surface is reduced to a curvilinear bridge which descends on to the new stair down to the lower level.

  • DecemberArticle 01/12/2016 iBuild Magazine

    Charlie features in Viewpoint in December’s issue of the self-build publication iBuild. Read more about Charlie’s thoughts on self-building and advice on hiring architects.

  • MakingSpace 22/11/2016 Making Space Awards 2016

    The Making Space Award is an award for excellence in the design of spaces for children and young people. Charlie will be hosting the awards evening and presenting the prizes to the winners next Monday 28th November. The Making Space

  • Sheepshed10-min 17/11/2016 Introducing the Sheepshed

    We’ve recently completed this new-build in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the North Cornish coast. Click here to see more…

  • Temple Planning 14/11/2016 Planning Permission Granted

    We recently received planning permission for an extensive renovation and remodelling of a family home in North Oxfordshire. A number of adhoc extensions had created a series of interconnected buildings built over a period of time. As a result the accommodation

  • Planning - Front Elevation-min 01/11/2016 Project in for Planning

    We have just submitted a planning application for the remodelling of an existing 1960s bungalow.  The proposal is to entirely transform the existing outdated house into a warm, bright and spacious family home which will be well insulated internally and

  • August02 20/10/2016 Project on Site

    The first steps in transforming this early Victorian farmhouse are evident as the ‘carbuncles’ are removed to reveal the original building.

  • GDLNeC16 17/10/2016 Grand Designs Live

    Grand Designs Live is back at the NEC this week from 19th to 23rd October. Charlie will be in the Grand Theatre meeting Grand Designers and chairing debates on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

  • IMG_5436 13/10/2016 Amalfi Coast

    In Positano on the Amalfi Coast in Italy, Charlie’s been put to work at Bee Chic where they serve delicious food and cocktails from their mobile street food van.

  • 160801_FL West Perspective-min 06/10/2016 Project in for Planning

    A planning application has just been submitted for a replacement dwelling in Moreton in Marsh in Gloucestershire. The new building will replace a converted stable block to provide a modern, multi-generational family home. The project aims to maximise spectacular views across

  • HBTM2 03/10/2016 Homes by the Med, back on the road…

    Filming for the next series of Homes by the Med starts this week.  Charlie will start by exploring the coastlines of Croatia and the Amalfi Coast – lucky for some!

  • Barn02 29/09/2016 Barn Raising

    The frame for the Dutch barn at Garlands Farm is already taking shape. Due to its size there is both a metal and timber frame – metal to cope with the large spans and overall strength and timber to deal

  • GHHughes01 26/09/2016 Graven Hill

    We have thoroughly enjoyed helping a client to secure one of the first plots at the new Graven Hill self-build development in Oxfordshire. As the first large scale self-build development in the UK, Graven Hill looks to be an interesting project

  • HBTS S3 TX CARD V2 23/09/2016 Homes by the Sea, Series 3!

    The third series of Homes by the Sea goes out next Tuesday 27th September, 9pm on More4.

  • Garlands15 19/09/2016 Quick Change

    A sketch for a revised design for built-in cloakroom furniture at Garlands Farm. An on-the-hoof rethink required in order to encompass a bigger than expected underfloor heating manifold. Keeps us on our toes!