hill street, Scotland

A small, low cost, low impact, high performance family house prototype using locally sourced materials with a focus on timber fabrication.


Our role


Being a small project it really gave a chance to get into the detail and try and economise each design decision without compromising the high environmental performance of the build. The result is a smart highly efficient home on a tight budget and difficult plot which provides a reference for better homes for more families in the UK.

Our work included

  • Concept development
  • Initial visuals + layouts
  • Design development
  • Planning permission + build warrant
  • Tender drawings + tender process
  • Site management
  • Contract management + handover

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