Drawing Crowds To The ‘Live Design Workshop’

Professional illustrator and practice director Richard Coutts will be back sketching and talking the audience through how to create a professional design brief at the Grand Designs ‘Grand Theatre’ on Saturday the 7th of May at 12noon. During the annual one-hour live session, Richard demonstrates how to compile your brief and explains what is involved in the … More Drawing Crowds To The ‘Live Design Workshop’

Baca wins ‘Practice of the Year’ at the Urban Design Group Awards

Baca has been awarded the Urban Design Group ‘Practice of the Year’ 2016 award for its innovation and integration of water within the built environment. In particular the judges singled out the practice’s proposals for urban design project in Nijmegen, Netherlands. The holistic project includes a major dyke relocation and new 1km-long flood relief channel … More Baca wins ‘Practice of the Year’ at the Urban Design Group Awards

Baca secures planning for private house in Brockley Conservation Area

Planning has been granted for a contemporary new house within the Brockley Conservation Area of Lewisham. This contemporary three-bedroom dwelling is enclosed by a ground floor brickwork wall to match existing garden walls in the surrounding area. The Building forms a self-contained dwelling with primary views facing into a generous courtyard. The courtyard forms the … More Baca secures planning for private house in Brockley Conservation Area

Grand Designs from last year’s show now on site

Many of the new homes from last year’s show are now on site. Here’s a sneak preview of a wonderful six-bedroom/5000sqft house, that’s nearly finished in Devon. The new house, planned on a curve, links with the old granary to create a substantial new house that is both modern but timeless. The accommodation is inverted … More Grand Designs from last year’s show now on site

BD Architects of the Year Awards 2016 – Finalist

With a record number of entries, from small practices through to large commercial firms, BD Architect of the Year Awards announced the shortlist for 2016. With great excitement, Baca Architects has been shortlisted amongst the finalists for the category Individual House of the Year, again! Link to the website (http://awards.bdonline.co.uk/2016-shortlist/) The 12th edition of the awards … More BD Architects of the Year Awards 2016 – Finalist

Completed Homes

On the River Thames in Buckinghamshire, our clients moved into the UK’s first amphibious house. Passing its float tests during construction and post occupancy this climate adaptive house delivers robustness against future flood events as well as space, delight and expansive riverside views. Nestled in the beautiful Oxfordshire landscape is a beautifully crafted timber home elevated … More Completed Homes

Under Construction

Nearing Completion is the Orchard, a 4-bed executive home with a wonderful vaulted ceiling in Weybridge. In Durham, an expansive villa is taking shape, about to receive a 4-storey horseshoe staircase that threads through a generous hallway linking all floors to a sunken garden. The White House, a well-mannered modernist building with an in internal … More Under Construction