Architects look closely at local vernaculars, materials and history to shape their designs. They’re as excited about preserving past architectural gems as they are creating new ones. One Bayshill Rd in Montpellier, Cheltenham, is an instance where its Grade II listed villas have been faithfully restored, then joined by a modern design that brings expansive space and light.
Inside all of our developments, long, dark corridors are banished, and buildings are laid out as a series of sociable spaces. This lets people bump into each other as they go about their day-to-day lives so that a genuine community can arise through shared interests and habits.