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Architecture Today: Wendy Perring on Burd Haward’s visitor centre at Mottisfont Abbey

Hidden in the depths of the Hampshire countryside, Mottisfont is one of the National Trust’s secluded gems. Built in the thirteenth century beside the beautiful but tempestuous River Test as...


Herding House Project Images

We have recently received some rendered three dimensional visualisations for a new project - Herding House.


Practices for Future Habitation - The Body and Sustainable Structures

PAD studio were very kindly invited to participate in an exciting workshop at Bath University, contemplating the notion of ‘Future Habitation’, particularity how we may develop this idea in light...


Elevational Studies - BA1 Portsmouth School of Architecture

BA1 Architecture students have recently completed one of their first studio projects – elevational studies of various buildings around Portsmouth and Southsea.


Door for a Priest – Brixham [50.3951° N, 3.5139° W] – MArch

So having spent 10 years teaching at under graduate level, I have stepped out of my comfort zone to teach at post graduate level.


Canoe Lake Sports Pavilion - Progress on site

Work is progressing well on site in Southsea. The groundworks and ground floor blockwork is complete with the first floor cast in situ concrete slab now poured.


Pond Cottages Feasibility / DRAFT

We have been busy exploring plans for the refurbishment and extension of two cottages in Beaulieu, Hampshire.


Lane End: Construction Progress Images

Here are a few construction images of our private house in East Sussex. The external envelope is now complete with its Cedar Shingles and vertical larch, to be stained.


Preview Images of The Foxhill

Here are a few teaser images (taken by ourselves) of our latest project The Foxhill. The project will be professionally photographed later this year by the very talented Nigel Rigden...


Lane End: Student Renders

As you may be aware PAD studio have strong links with Architectural Education and wider disciplines.


Portsmouth Tennis Pavilion Drone Photography

Our first public building, The Canoe Lake Tennis Pavilion in Portsmouth has just started on site and we have some fantastic drone photography of the site and of Southsea seafront.


Charity Art Auction - 19th May - Bid Online NOW - Support SPUD

Support SPUD and their fantastic projects by taking part in their charity auction. You can bid online NOW or join us and many more at the art auction and exhibition,...


RIBA Petcha Kutcha 2016 - 11th May Winchester Discovery Centre

PAD studio will be joining 5 other talented architects in the 2016 Pecha Kucha organised by RIBA Hampshire. Each 10-minute talk will be on a recent project.


Free Live Concert ‘Observation 1 & 2’ String Quartets 7pm, 12th April 2016, St Thomas Church, Lymington

The world premiere performance of Marc Yeats’ two string quartets, observation 1 & 2, composed as part of his response to being Composer-in- Residence to SPUD’s The Observatory residencies at...


PAD studio win Planning Approval for New Contemporary House in the South Downs National Park

PAD studio has recently secured permission at appeal for a new contemporary house situated in Selborne Village.


'Belfast Common Ground' Presentation

On the 25th of February, Ben from the office travelled to Belfast to present his Masters project ‘Belfast Common Ground’ as part of the ‘WHAT’S THE BIG IDEA’ lecture series...


Vote to help a creative youth group revitalise Lymington churchyard.

SPUD Youth are delighted to be recipients of a Tesco 'Bags of Help' grant for their project at St Thomas Church, Lymington.  Youngsters from around Lymington and the New Forest...


The Exbury Egg Shortlisted for RICS Award Innovation Through Design

We are delighted to announce that The Exbury Egg has been shortlisted for the 2015 RICS: Design Through Innovation Award.


Lane End: Construction Progress | Cedar Shingles Continued...

Here are a few more photos of our East Sussex house and the Cedar shingle details. Enjoy...


Lane End: Construction Progress | Cedar Shingles

These are the latest self-build construction images at our Cedar Shingle House in East Sussex. The shingles are starting to give the building form.