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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.


SPUD youth: Hooke Park | Making Workshop

Some of the PAD studio team recently accompanied SPUD youth on a trip to Hooke Park; the Architectural Association’s woodland site in Dorset.


PAD studio published in Dwell Magazine: The Modern Prefab

As you are probably aware none of PAD studios projects are typical. The latest 'dwelling with a difference' is Forest Lodge - a high end, bespoke, mobile home located amongst...


PAD studio: Sculptural Steel Tower Stair in the Making

Here are some images of the sculptural steel stair being beautifully crafted by Littlehampton Welding. The stair will be situated in our renovated Water Tower originally built in the early 1900's.


Workshop with SPUD & Portsmouth School of Architecture Students at The Observatory

In conjunction with SPUD, artist in residence Jilly Morris & Portsmouth School of Architecture we participated in a workshop for BA1 architecture students at The Observatory.


Southsea Tennis Pavilion Submitted for Planning

Canoe Lake Leisure are investing considerable time and money in the existing leisure facilities at Canoe Lake on Portsmouth and Southsea’s seafront.


Lane End: Construction Update - The beginnings of a Roof

The full form of Lane End is starting to appear in the landscape as the roof structure is fixed into place.


Mobile Dwelling Type #2 - Under Construction

Construction has recently started on our second set of contemporary mobile dwellings. They will be constructed of SIPs panels with high performance, triple glazed Internorm windows and clad in locally...


Lane End: Construction Update - Up with the Timber Frame

Below are a few images of our latest project - a small two story house overlooking the beautiful Sussex landscape.


SPUDyouth - Working with Aspiring Designers

For the past 3 Thursday evenings I have been helping out with the latest SPUDyouth programme. SPUDyouth is workshop programme for young people to learn about architecture, urban design and placemaking.


Wood Charring (Shou Sugi Ban) Workshop with SPUD

PAD studio spent a Friday evening with friends, Artist Katie Surridge & the design team of The Observatory at a wood charring workshop organised by SPUD.


Team Spin & Tonic raised over £4,800 for the Samaritans with Ride London 100

I would like to thank all those who have supported Team Spin & Tonic getting us across the finish line at this years Ride London 100 on 2nd August.


Studying RIBA part 1 and part 2 at different universities

I have recently returned to PAD Studio full time as a part two Architectural Assistant after completing my Master of Architecture (M Arch) at The University of Bath and undergraduate...


PAD studio Architect Requires Your Help to Raise £4,000 for the Samaritans.

I am one of 13 team riders tackling the 100miles (160km) at this years Prudential Ride London on the 2nd August and climbing approx.


Spinners Gardens featured in Architects Journal

SPINNERS GARDEN ON TODAYS ARCHITECTS JOURNAL FIRST LOOK