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Underwing workshop

A small pottery studio located on the side addition of an 15th century barn. The wing is believed to originally have been an open animal shelter attached to the original oak frame barn on or about the time of its original construction. The barn is

Red Lead House

A remodelling of a typical suburban inter-war semi detached house. The house maximises the permitted volumes to allow a significantly improved plot ratio to create a more sustainable suburban density for family living and home working. A steel frame is inserted to act both as a transfer

Lift & Shift House

A remodelling of an large typical late C20 detached developer house on a corner site in the Hertfordshire Green Belt. The original house was gutted internally and a signifiant volume of the existing masonry structure was propped and replaced with a new steel frame to

Shutterhouse

An unrealised house for a film director. The project is located at an end of terrace in a typical Victorian London Street. The vacant plot is extremely narrow and had remained undeveloped. Rises in property value inevitably made the viability of the project possible. With

Marylebone Loft

Ashton Porter interior projects specialise in high quality finishes and detailing. We use carefully selected materials and products from our extensive studio library which has developed over many years experience of testing through a range of successful built projects. Bespoke details are developed in house for each

Maison Modele

Ashton Porter were invited by the "Peripheriques" group in France to submit a design for a 499,900FF low cost prototype. Sponsored by the French Government the project was exhibited under the title of "36 modeles pour une maison" at the "arc en rêve centre d'architecture"

Slide & Slot House

An extension to a locally listed house. The existing house formed part of long C19 terrace created as workers cottages for the Ordnance factory in Enfield Lock, North London. The terrace is located on a thin strip of land sandwiched between the River Lea and

Suburbanstudio

A studio located in a typical Victorian suburban garden. The main studio facade that addresses the garden floats above a glass panel and forms a screen to separate the work space of the studio from the domestic garden. The typical green suburban garden is replaced

Prop House

A rear and side addition with internal remodelling to a typical 1930’s suburban detached house. An eroded corner is propped with a cantilever structure that creates a new floating facade which incorporates a hanging steel structure to frame views of the garden. The house is set

Hush House

A new build 2 bedroom house of 90 sq m in north london. The client faced a typical problem for young people in London and the south east of England and was unable to afford to buy an apartment in the local area. His parents