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While each project is unique, our approach can be characterised by three tenets;

to really understand the needs of the Client, through listening, through fostering good communication and clarity, and allowing sufficient time to produce efficient, considerate and delightful buildings which fully meet requirements and hopefully exceed aspirations,

to produce buildings of high design calibre, of evident quality, long lasting and good to live with, sympathetic to the lessons of our built heritage, but entirely contemporary,

and to be rigorous in the pursuit of sustainable solutions. This may require pragmatism, collaboration and innovation, but a socially and ecologically committed intent will infuse all projects.

Lying behind all of these is a desire to locate buildings more fully into their surroundings, environment and local culture so that they 'belong' as few modern buildings now seem to do.

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