Mar Thoma Community Sports Centre Greenwich Community Project Shape Architecture was commissioned to develop an already planning approved scheme and complete its construction on site, alongside gaining a series of further planning permissions to develop the design. The scheme consists of a sports hall with associated café, changing rooms and other supporting accommodation. Adjacent to[...]

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Hannell Road Fulham Developer Project 6 New Houses for Developer ClientShape Architecture continues to work with Developer clients throughout London. We bring over 17 years of experience of such projects and fully understand what is important to our Developer Clients and how we can best help at the various stages of a project. Here we[...]

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Ossington Road Notting Hill Private Residential | Basement Basement Vaults in Notting HillLocated in Ossington Road in Notting Hill this basement project focussed on the use of the existing impressive vaults. Given their geometry and feeling of weight we decided to design an elegant lightweight stair, which would be suspended from the vaults. This would[...]

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Southborough Lane Bromley Community Project Shape Architecture was recommended to the client by the contractor with whom we had recently completed the Anthony Roper Early Years building.The brief called for a striking building that would engage with the local community and through its architecture would be a prominent feature on a busy street. It should[...]

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GRA Greatness | Sevenoaks Community Project With an extensive range of experience in community projects across London and the South East, Shape Architecture was invited to design this community scheme in Greatness, near Sevenoaks.Situated on a prominent street corner, the brief called for a distinctive and interesting design that would act as a gateway landscape[...]

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The Avenue Chiswick Private Residential | Extension The Avenue, Chiswick Shape Architecture continues to undertake a range of residential projects in Chiswick and throughout West London.  This project in the Avenue in Chiswick was granted planning permission at the first attempt. This is in part due to having submitted a pre-app application and carefully responding[...]

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Narrow House Battersea Private Residential A tight urban site between two buildings, each differing greatly in scale, has provided the opportunity for designing a slender house with a colourful and contemporary glazed facade. Behind the glazed facade, the building is realised as a series of simple floor plates linked by a top-lit stair. The key[...]

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Upper Richmond Road Putney Commercial Located on a prominent site in Putney our brief was to extend an existing small cafe to form a larger unit with a greater chance of commercial success. The site is in an interesting location fronting Putney Cemetery. The proposal then follows the tight geometry of the site and prides[...]

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Peacehaven East Sussex Community Project Exterior facade of community centre showing yellow metal balustrading Exterior facade of community centre showing yellow metal balustrading The House Project charity approached Shape Architecture to design their new building that would allow them to extend and improve their activities in the community. The brief required two large halls in[...]

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EcoShed 01 Hammersmith Community Project | Sustainable Project Exterior image showing sustainable ecoshed EcoShed 01 is located in a secluded site at the rear of Loris Gardens in Hammersmith.As a sustainable building it touches the ground lightly through a beam and post structure, is clad in timber and roofed with a Sedum roof. It is[...]

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Courtyard Office Clapham Commercial| Home Office Shape Architecture was asked to look at designing a courtyard office in a tight back of house site for a developer client we often work with. The result is a striking and light filled space with a green sedum roof. A simple entrance through an existing garden wall gives[...]

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Valley Drive Brighton Private Residential Brighton Garden Studio This garden studio in Brighton is an interesting addition to our portfolio of such garden structures. Our first being Eco Shed 001 some sixteen years ago. Shape Architecture has been at the forefront of creative bespoke garden studio design for many years. The design addresses a key[...]

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Queens Terrace Windsor Private Residential | Basement | Listed Building This project is for a below garden basement extension and glazed breakfast room to a Grade 2 listed house by a prominent Victorian architect located opposite. Drawing on our experience of contemporary extensions to listed buildings and basement projects, we have been successful in obtaining[...]

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Barclay Cottages Brighton, near Preston Park Private Residential | Rear Extension Working as Brighton Architects we have a varied portfolio of private residential projects. Barclay Cottages, now granted planning permission, is an excellent addition to this portfolio.It’s a small project with a big heart. The addition of an extension with a green sedum roof and[...]

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Dartmoor Eco House Dartmoor Private Residential | Sustainable Project The Dartmoor Eco-House project is a design for an architecturally striking and sustainable family home set in the Dartmoor National Park.Part buried in the ground, the project employs traditional local materials of timber and stone in an elegant and simple contemporary design. A series of timber[...]

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EcoShed 02 Hammersmith Community Project | Sustainable Project rubble roof on on community project Following the success of EcoShed 01, the client – contacted Shape Architecture to design EcoShed 02.The brief was the same, but the site very different, being in the open corner of a public park. Ecolibrium, the contractor for EcoShed 01 would[...]

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Fernhurst Close Brighton Private Residential | Extension Brighton wrap around extension This wrap around extension in Brighton features a green sedum roof and serves to transform the property. The composition in particular and the palette of materials have been carefully considered and the green sedum roof provides an elegant and attractive visual and sustainable asset.[...]

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Grand Crescent Rottingdean Private Residential | Rear Extension Working as Brighton Architects we undertake many projects in the nearby towns of Rottingdean, Peacehaven, Eastbourne and Hastings.These projects are typically private residential. They have also included buildings such as the Community Centre in Peacehaven. Here in Rottingdean we have worked with our Client on a newly[...]

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