New Kitchen Extension

Gordon’s clients had recently moved to Cumbria and ¬†bought a house in an attractive hamlet in the South Lakes, in between Kendal and Grange-over-Sands. The house has a beautiful garden with a mill pond, but internally the living rooms weren’t designed to make the best use of the garden and the natural daylight. Before Gordon […]

Bolton-le-Sands Bungalow

Bolton-le-Sands is a large village to the north of Lancaster, just south of the Cumbria and North Lancashire border. As well as it’s historic centre to the east of the A6 it has a large residential area to the west. Gordon was invited to be the architect for the extension and refurbishment of a 1960’s […]

Orangeries and Greenhouses

You may think that some buildings project are too small to use an architect. But, if you want to ensure that you get right the building for you, you can even use an architect to design your greenhouse or orangery: – Gordon’s client’s for this project have a very long, urban garden set out on […]

Basement Excavation In Cumbria

People think of creating extra living space by basement excavation as something that only happens in central London, but it can be an appropriate solution in other areas and is worth discussing with your architect. Cumbria as you will know, is a county of rock and hills. To the south of Cumbria a lot of […]