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Connell Ward & Lucas : Architecture Information

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Connell Ward & Lucas – Key Projects

Featured Buildings by Connell Ward & Lucas:

House at Little Frieth, near High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England, UK
Date built: 1934
Private house – Modernist
Refurbished 2001 by Dennis Sharp Architects
The Flat Roofed House, Little Frieth, Hambleden, Buckinghamshire, 2000. An example of the International style, it was built by Colin Lucas in 1934, using reinforced concrete which has been badly stained by the weather.
The property was designed for Mrs Margaret Sewell and her daughter Phillada in the then very modern reinforced concrete style more usually found in town buildings.
English Heritage, The 20th Century Society, RIBA, The Sunday Times and DocoMomo have published articles on this 20th Century English home.

High & Over, Amersham, southeast England, UK
Dates built: 1929-31
Design: Connell and Thomson / Architect: Amyas Connell
High and Over Amersham by Connell Ward & Lucas
photo : Morley von Sternberg
Modern English house – one of the first Modern houses in England
Status: Grade II* listed building.

New Farm, Grayswood, Haslemere, Surrey, southeast England, UK
Date built: 1931-32/33
Design: Connell and Thomson / Architect: Amyas Connell
Designed for Sir Arthur Lowes-Dickinson.
This Modernist property is also known as The White House.

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Location: London, south east England, UK

Connell Ward & Lucas Practice Information

This British architect studio was formerly active in southeast England, UK.

Amyas Douglas Connell (1901-80) was a New Zealand architect based in Britain.

Amyas established a partnership with his brother-in-law Basil Ward (New Zealand) and, later, Colin Lucas, to form the Connell, Ward Lucas architectural practice in 1933.

Award: Rome Prize in Architecture, 1926

Born in 1901, Eltham, New Zealand

London Architecture Designs – Lawn Road Flats, Hampstead, London, also known as ‘Isokon’:
Lawn Road Flats London
picture © Robin Lambert

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66 Frognal Road house Hampstead porperty London
picture © Adrian Welch

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Island Rest, Isle of Wight
Design: Strom Architects
Island Rest Isle of Wight property
photos by Nick Hufton, Al Crow
Island Rest Isle of Wight Residence
‘Island Rest’ is a response to the client’s brief for a contemporary family holiday home. Situated on a beautiful Isle of Wight creek, ‘Island Rest’ sits on a spacious site with direct access to the water and views of the Solent beyond.

Lake Cabin in Brabourne, Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Beauty, Southeast England
Design: RX Architects
Lake Cabin Kent
photo : Ashley Gendek
Lake Cabin in Kent Downs
The site is in Brabourne within the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Beauty (AONB) adjacent to a lake. The designs are for a cabin positioned on the lakes’ edge with a cantilevered deck over the water.

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