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Our approach is practical, with an eye to detail and a collaborative approach with your builder which makes for a successful project.

Every project is different but the philosophy is the same: to design well considered, well-mannered spaces which respond to the site, can be achieved within budget and ultimately enhance and shift the occupier’s living experience. It might be a sensitive infill scheme in a Conservation Area or a bold statement on the seafront, a grand master plan or a simple reorganisation. We have the experience and knowledge to take your ideas and turn them into more than just " bricks and mortar". Our approach is practical, with an eye to detail and a collaborative approach with your builder which makes for a successful project. A bit of history....... Working together in Central London, Adrian Carrick, Edward Howell and Stephen Lawrence grasped the opportunity to set up their own practice and spent the 80’s working on residential and educational projects, exhibition designs, shop interiors and quite a few water slides around the world. Stephen is now set up semi permanently in Amsterdam, Edward relocated to Devon and Adrian established the Surrey practice. A bit about me... Adrian CARRICK Bsc Barch RIBA Chartered Architect, Designer and Illustrator Born in Yorkshire, educated in Bath, worked in Vancouver and Shetland, based in Surrey. Family man, cyclist and Bedlington Terrier owner. Engineering based training in Lightweight Structure Laboratory; hands on experience in the Northern Isles; timber frame construction in Canada and tutoring at University of East London. I have 30 plus years of experience latterly working on predominantly residential and domestic projects in London and the South of England encompassing new build, extension and refurbishment, contemporary and vernacular, listed and conservation work, big and small.

Aid Carrick is a true gentleman, on meeting Aid you will feel his warmth and enthusiasm for his career in Architecture. My husband Richard & I first met Aid in 2013 when we acquired a property requiring extra space to create our family home in Cobham. Aid works along side each of his projects to ensure that his passion for perfection is completed to a high standard. Since meeting Aid my husband has struck up a friendship as well as working on various projects along side Aid for many clients, which includes the present project Black Studio in Long Ditton (which you can view on Aid’s profile). As you can see Aid has that vision to create you’re dream space, as well as using some natural r...


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