Houses are often a refugee of individualism and a laboratory of design.

Bench Architects residential projects vary widely in scope, including:-

  • PPS7 Country Houses.
  • The reconstruction of Country Houses - based upon meticulous archive research.
  • Innovative extensions - subterranean, in structural-glass or utilizing materials in a contemporary fashion.
  • Academic pastiche or careful exercises in the local vernacular.
  • Review of sensitive sites for rural housing associations.
  • Change of use and conversion of agricultural or industrial monuments for residential use including World Heritage Sites.
  • Sustainable Modernist Apartments in urban settings.


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