Entries by NJ Architects

Why we have a very happy client in Dorset

Extending any period property requires consideration of several significant factors including aesthetics, scale and proportion as well as functionality and efficiency. And this was certainly true for a recent project undertaken in Dorset for a private client. The brief Nicholas Jacobs Architects was asked to provide an ancillary space for the client’s private collection of […]

Riding high on success: Shaun cycles from London to Brighton

We’re thrilled to announce that our Associate, Shaun Soanes, has taken part in the legendary London to Brighton cycle ride, in aid of the British Heart Foundation. The London to Brighton cycle ride is a tradition that has spanned four decades, and over the 41 years the event has run for, it’s estimated that 800,000 […]

Design and Craftsmanship Award Winners

We have returned from a fantastic evening at the RIBA Suffolk design awards where we walked away with 3 awards. Many Contractors and Consultants across the construction industry came suited and booted for the superb annual dinner and awards evening. Our very own Architect Pippa plays an active role in RIBA Suffolk, presenting the design […]

A very Green (and Orange) Solution

An eco-friendly answer to heating ‘The longest Barn in East Anglia’ Our client came to us with the conundrum of finding an efficient system to heat her Grade II listed medieval barn, thought to be one of the longest in East Anglia. There were several issues that needed to be addressed, the main one being […]

Winning an award for your work is the ultimate compliment

Winning an award for your work is the ultimate compliment. But for Nick Jacob and Hugh Bunbury, the pleasure comes from watching that beautiful space be embraced by the community. This is certainly the case with The Avenue Theatre, Ipswich. Here we find out more about the project and the people behind it. Earlier this […]

Two Nicholas Jacob projects nominated in the RICS 2016 Awards

We’re delighted to announce that two of our projects have been nominated in a prestigious award scheme. Darsham House and The Avenue Theatre have each been nominated in the RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) Awards for 2016. The East of England RICS Awards showcase the achievements of the most inspirational regional initiatives and developments […]

Put your best foot forward

They say that walking is one of the best ways to keep fit. It’s also relaxing, mood-boosting and something for everyone to enjoy. It’s also an activity that’s proving popular with the Nicholas Jacob Architects’ team. Once a month, a walk is organised so that some members of the team can get out into the […]