My Favourite Buildings

When it comes down to taste, Architecture, like any form of design is purely subjective. The ‘Marmite’ effect has often been used to describe certain buildings and as I travel around London visiting architects, contractors and developers, I often have time to stop and admire the projects that people have worked on. I don’t know whether the finished project was exactly what the designer had in mind, but in my opinion the images below represent great architecture and great use of brick in Great Britain.

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Eastbourne College

Miller Bourne architects Hove were instructed to build a new sports hall, pavilion, dining room and classroom block at Eastbourne College. Built to celebrate them being open for 150 years and known as Project 150 the project is a testament to modern design and construction using traditional materials. A previous Miller Bourne partner had attended…

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Glazed Bricks at 40 Beak Street – Damien Hirst’s new London Studio and Sticks’N’Sushi new restaurant

This Glazed Brick project at Beak Street in Soho is the BDA Double Award Nominated project by Stiff and Trevillion. Nominated in the categories for Best Commercial and Best Craftmanship. The Glazed Brick team at NRTaylor are looking forward to hearing the results on the 8th of November 2018. The Design 40 Beak Street is…

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