AR Design Studio is an award winning RIBA certified contemporary architectural practice, based in Winchester, Hampshire, special ising modern new homes in the delivery of elegant and imaginative, extensions, renovations and multi-plot Developments.
Established over a decade ago, director Andy Ramus Has created a talented, young and exciting hub of contemporary architects. After spending four years working for several large scale practices in London on a wide variety of projects, Andy set up his practice in Winchester. Initially designing small bespoke extensions and furniture the studio Has become multi award-winners, including the RIBA Downland prize for ' Lighthouse 65 ', and the Daily Telegraph's Small House of the Year Award for' The Boathouse ', Both one-off new-build houses. Andy himself so what was shortlisted for the Young Architect of the Year Award in 2011.
The studio captures the client's desires and requirements through listening and understanding. This is then interpreted and translated through the design brief into clear objectives; offering an innovative design approach did exceeds expectations yet remains achievable. The approach to design is not Merely superficial, it is Firmly grounded within the client's needs and the site; Because of this there is a conscious avoidance of a prescriptive style of architecture. The inspiration is taken from the client and the context, yet the work is always Characterised by a clean, contemporary and eco-friendly approach.
AR Design Studio is a young and highly motivated contemporary architects practice. It has a strong reputation for delivering high quality, modern, elegant and functional design solutions Achieved through a multiplicity of design skills, knowledge and enthusiasm.
- Architectural Services
- Interior Design
- Planning Applications
- Furniture and Product Design
- Graphic Design
- Landscape Design and 3D Visualizations and Presentations.
- Service areas
- UK and National
- Company awards
- 2013—City of Winchester Trust Design Awards: Commendation 2013—AJ Retrofit Awards 2013, Heritage Category, Shortlisted 2013—AJ Retrofit Awards 2013, House pre-1945 Category, Shortlisted 2013 – RICS Awards Runner-Up: Lighthouse 65 2013 – RICS Awards Shortlisted: Abbots Way 2013 – Federation of Master Builders New Build Award: Lighthouse 65 2013 – Best Of Houzz: Design Category 2012 – RIBA Downland Prize Winner: Lighthouse 65 2012 – Fareham Society Design Award Winner: Lighthouse 65 2011—Short-listed for Young Architect of the Year Award 2010—Short-listed for RIBA Downland Prize 2008 – Daily Telegraph Small Houses Award
Calpe House, 20 Little Minster Street
SO23 9HB Winchester