Rigg Beck, Cumbria.  Replacing the derelict and subsequently burnt down "Purple House" where Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes (amongst others) sometimes stayed, this new house offers a modern and rigourously detailed interpretation of Lake District vernacular architecture.

Inspiring homes A take on the lake district vernacular by Knox Bhavan

Knoxbhavan Hodges-place

Hodges Place is a modern extension to a Century timber framed Kent farmhouse, positioned within the old kitchen garden

Holly Barn, Reedham, Norfolk 2006.   A new build house, built on the site of a dilapidated barn on the Norfolk Broads. The timber clad exterior resonates with the local vernacular of windmills and boat-houses. Inside, the house has been carefully designed and detailed to allow total mobility for the wheelchair-bound client.

Holly Barn, Reedham, Norfolk A new build house, built on the site of a dilapidated barn on the Norfolk Broads. The timber clad exterior resonates with the local vernacular of windmills and boat-houses.

Carson Road, South London, 2008. Knox Bhavan Architects were commissioned to remodel this house which had been converted into three flats in the early 1960's to recreate a family home.

Carson Road, South London, Knox Bhavan Architects were commissioned to remodel this house which had been converted into three flats in the early to recreate a family home.

Knoxbhavan New-maltings

This new pavilion is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the Stour valley. It is a stand-alone annex to a house designed by Edward Cullinan

Hodges Place. This new extension to a 17th Century timber framed Kent farmhouse is positioned within the old kitchen garden, and enclosed by an old Kentish ragstone wall which runs along the boundary of the property. The extension is single storey, with a flat, irrigated grass roof, making it very much part of the garden.

Hodges Place. This new extension to a 17th Century timber framed Kent farmhouse is positioned within the old kitchen garden, and enclosed by an old Kentish ragstone wall which runs along the boundary of the property. The extension is single storey, with a flat, irrigated grass roof, making it very much part of the garden.

Knoxbhavan New-Maltings

New Maltings - KnoxBhavan

Crowbrook, Hunsdon, Hertfordshire 2012.  "a house with a mid 20th century feel...easy to spend time without feeling the need to escape... the roof pops up to form a tower allowing high-level windows to bring daylight into the heart of the house...(it)...brims with natural light." - RIBA Awards 2013

Crowbrook has been shortlisted for the RIBA Manser Medal, the most prestigious award for houses in the UK.This is the third time Knox Bhavan Architects have been shortlisted for the Manser Medal, which they won in 2006 with Holly Barn

Knoxbhavan New-maltings

This new pavilion is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the Stour valley. It is a stand-alone annex to a house designed by Edward Cullinan

Knoxbhavan New-maltings

This new pavilion is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the Stour valley. It is a stand-alone annex to a house designed by Edward Cullinan

College Road, South London 2009 Situated in a particularly sensitive conservation area this new-build house combines traditional craftsmanship with contemporary detailing.

College Road, South London 2009 Situated in a particularly sensitive conservation area this new-build house combines traditional craftsmanship with contemporary detailing.

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