Square One Architects have been appointed to design a side side extension of an interesting semi-detached house in Hampton Village. Our scope also includes the redesign of the garden of the house including new patio, a gazebo and planted areas. More images to follow!
I recently had a walk through Hampton and stopped here and there to sketch some its historic buildings. The first stop was Hampton Library, a very interesting Georgian building on Thames Street built by John Beard, celebrated actor and contemporary of David Garrick. Originally called Rose Hill, the building was erected in 1774, exactly 20 years after Garrick's villa.
Sketching the beautiful Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare in Hampton.
I decided to start this blog with a quote from Milanese architect Ernesto Nathan Rogers. The slogan “dal cucchiaio alla città” (From the spoon to the city) explains the typical approach of the Italian architect designing a spoon, a chair, a lamp or a skyscraper.Read More