Hare Hill – The heart of the home

Hare Hill – The heart of the home

“Kitchens should be designed around what’s truly important – fun, food and life”. Daniel Boulud. Like the windows, the new kitchen was chosen to follow the harmony and balanced symmetry that connects the interior and the exterior of this home....
Place For Humans – First Threshold

Place For Humans – First Threshold

“The door handle is the handshake of the building”. Juhani Pallasmaa In our last post on the Hare hill project we talked about how overwhelmed the clients were with their new doors and windows. This is what has sparked this post. The door: most...
Hare Hill – Face-lifted apertures

Hare Hill – Face-lifted apertures

I don’t think I can describe how relieved the clients were to see rid of the Georgian bars and the revitalising colour change to the more modern anthracite grey frames. “Architecture is made of memory. The slope of a roof, the shape of a window, and the...
Hare Hill – Put a lid on it

Hare Hill – Put a lid on it

The C24 timbers are spanning 5 meters to a flitch plate beam (two timber joists with a steel plate centre) then a second set on C24 timbers are spanning over the walkway sitting on a steel Catnic block infill lintel. “All architecture is shelter, all great...