About Us

Founded in 1985 by Philippa Thorp, we are an award-winning team of architects and designers based in London. We are experienced at working across the globe, including The Hamptons to Florida and The Bahamas, on a wide variety of both commercial and residential projects. Our mantra is ‘the pursuit of perfection’, meaning that we have an unwavering attention to detail and are constantly striving for the absolute best for our clients. We work closely to create impeccably designed, distinctive spaces that complement their environment, reflect our clients’ values and stand the test of time.

What services do you provide?

Architecture, Artwork, Garden & Landscape Design, Interior Design, Project Management

How would you describe your style?

Our priority is to first understand our clients' needs and then turn them into a reality. We listen first and then collaborate as a team to create beautiful and considered designs that have longevity. We take inspiration from all areas of life and blend this with creative solutions, resulting in carefully crafted, unique designs. Context is key; we use indigenous finishes and materials to complement the environment and create authentic spaces, seeking out local artists and craftspeople wherever possible. This enables the project to have its own recognisable character and style.

Please describe a recently completed project or tell us about the bespoke service that you offer

Our holistic approach to design encompasses the architecture, interior design, project management and landscaping. From the initial sketch layouts, right through to the final flowers in the vase, we provide a comprehensive turnkey service. It is imperative that the entire design is balanced and harmonious, so our teams have a continuous internal dialogue to ensure that the form and function are working together. Rather than making compromises, we prefer to work through any challenges inventively so as to uphold the original design intent.

Richard Powers

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