Devon Business and Education Centre

The new building for the Devon Business and Education Centre was pre-opened on the 1 September 2017. We designed it and it was constructed to Passivhaus standard, certification is currently pending. The project took two years from inception to completion, a large part of this was the planning process. The super-insulated and air-tight building, which […]

Read More

Happy Landings start on site

Wednesday 1 March 2017 marked the start on site of a new kennel building for Happy Landings Animal Shelter, a project Alchemilla Architects Ltd has been involved with right from the start, five years ago. The new kennel is the first phase of a larger re-development of the popular and well known shelter. A new […]

Read More

Top 20 of the “Zumtobel Photographic Competition

“For the second time Wiebke Rietz of Alchemilla Architects had two of her photos chosen for the top 20 of the “Zumtobel Photographic Competition”. The competition is run by the Zumtobel lighting company every year. There is no prescribed subject, but a central theme of the photo has to be light. To ensure a level […]

Read More

The Cowshed

Alchemilla Architects Ltd are currently working on a barn conversion called “The Cowshed”, which will be featured on Channel 4’s “Grand Designs” on the 14 October 2015. The young couple asked us to help them turn their designs into buildable reality as well as recommending measures to make their home as sustainable as possible. The […]

Read More