Alcoves and Fireplace

The spaces to the sides of a typical chimney breast provide a great opportunity for built-in storage. Rarely are they straight or symmetrical so here we brought the face forward, recessing two bespoke oak units, each with bookshelves, a mirror and integrated lighting.

Shou Sugi Ban Walk-in Wardrobe

Shou Sugi Ban is an ancient process employed by the Japanese (and before them the Aztecs) as a way to naturally preserve wood, making it resistant to fire, insects and damp.

The Folding Room: Sleep/Work/Live

This project was developed with a couple who wanted to use their home to realise some additional income and pursue their dreams of travel.

Fireplace with concealed bookshelves.

​In this large period conversion the chimney breast and fireplace had been removed leaving the room without a focal point. We rectified this by installing a cornice, picture rail, chimney breast and mantle.

Window Seat + Storage

A bay window storage unit with a moulded saddle leather seat.