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18 January 2024
Ferry House, Salisbury
Design: AR Design Studio
Ferry House Salisbury Wiltshire building
photograph © Martin Gardner
Ferry House Salisbury

Wiltshire Building Designs

Wiltshire Architecture News – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

21 November 2023
Waldens Farm
Design: Adam Knibb Architects
Waldens Farm Wiltshire Southwest England
photo : Richard Chivers
Waldens Farm
Winchester-based architectural practice Adam Knibb Architects have used a palette of natural stone and accoya timber cladding to complete Waldens Farm, a contemporary house in rural Wiltshire.

3 July 2023
Plot 3, Chippenham
Design: Artel31
Plot 3 House Chippenham Wiltshire Southwest England
photo : Charles Emerson
Plot 3 House, Chippenham
The Plot 3 eco-home in Wiltshire (UK) is part of a micro self-build community in Chippenham. Clad in SLP Thermowood to ensure a uniform aging that unifies its monolithic form, it is then defined by a series of openings and protrusions which form shelter from the elements or privacy for the internal spaces while framing the views out into the adjacent parkland.

15 Sep 2022
Avon River Climbing Centre, North Wiltshire
Design: Artel31
Avon River Climbing Centre North Wiltshire
photos : Pete Helme and Paul Twomey @ TCA
Avon River Climbing Centre, North Wiltshire
The brief was to improve an area of disused sports fields which were prone to flooding. The client was a local charity with a desire to bring significant benefit to the local town which had long missed out on investment.

15 Aug 2022
The Cottage
Design: Artel31
The Cottage Wiltshire Southwest England
photo : Pete Helme
The Cottage, Wiltshire
The Cottage, a self build eco barn which used materials from the existing yard setting and contrasted them with a refined design detail, inspired by the agricultural utilitarian construction methods of the surrounds. The Cottage is a replacement dwelling within an existing equestrian facility and farmyard.

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Wiltshire Buildings News 2020 – 2021

2 Nov 2021
St Mary’s Calne School Library
Design: Woods Bagot, Architects
St Mary’s Calne School Library, Wiltshire
photo : Will Pryce
St Mary’s Calne School Library
The Woods Bagot London Studio has put the finishing touches on a beautiful new library at the heart of the St Mary’s Calne School campus in Wiltshire, UK. The library will act as a hub of inspiration and learning, with a striking design that incorporates the adjacent apple orchard and surrounding century-old buildings.

5 Oct 2021
Wiltshire House
Design: YARD Architects
Wiltshire House Southwest England
photo courtesy of architects office
Wiltshire House
The Wiltshire House scheme is for the full refurbishment and extension of a large Victorian house in the West Lavington and Littleton Panell Conservation Area in a beautiful part of the county. The clients asked for a contemporary rear extension to house new open plan living accommodation, with views out to the vineyards and valley beyond.

6 Apr 2020
Kite House, near Salisbury
Design: AR Design Studio, Architects
Kite House on River Avon by AR Design Studio
rendering : Nu.Ma
Kite House on the River Avon
The scheme replaces an existing house and annex on the site, providing a contemporary 4-bed dwelling that responds to both the client’s requirements and the challenging site constraints.

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Wiltshire Buildings News 2010 – 2018

9 Nov 2018
Marlborough College Memorial Hall Building Refurbishment
Design: Diamond Schmitt Architects and Ayre Chamberlain Gaunt
Marlborough College Memorial Hall building interior
photo : Andy Matthews
Marlborough College Memorial Hall Building
The refurbishment of an iconic building on the campus of Marlborough College in the UK is being recognized on the centenary of the end of the First World War, and for which Memorial Hall was created.

7 Feb 2018
Swindon Indoor Snow Centre Building
Design: FaulknerBrowns Architects
Swindon Indoor Snow Centre Building
image from architecture practice
Swindon Indoor Snow Centre Building
An application for planning permission has been submitted to Swindon Borough Council by FaulknerBrowns Architects, on behalf of Seven Capital, for a major new indoor snow centre and leisure destination in Swindon.

25 Nov 2016
Ansty Plum
Design: Coppin Dockray Architects
Ansty Plum in WiltshireRIBA House of the Year 2016 Shortlist
The building is now perhaps as close to its original form as at any time in its subsequent development and the removal of limited but unhappy accruals, such as an en-suite shower room on the first floor platform were essential in re-setting the balance of the space.

3 May 2016
RIBA Southwest Awards Winners in 2016
Regional Award-winning buildings in Wiltshire:

Ansty Plum:
Ansty Plum
photograph : Katie Lock

RIBA Southwest Awards 2016

19 Feb 2016
Salisbury Plain Heritage Centre
Design: Purcell architects
Salisbury Plain Heritage Centre
image from architect office
Salisbury Plain Heritage Centre Building

25 Nov 2013
Wessex Gallery of Archaeology, Salisbury
Wessex Gallery of Archaeology, Salisbury

9 May 2013
Shadow House
Design: Jonathan Tuckey Design
Shadow House Wiltshire
photo : James Brittain
Shadow House
The clients were intent on preserving the historic character of this elegant historic chapel but needed to adapt the building to accommodate the needs of their young family and connect it to the garden at the rear of the site.

28 Nov 2012
Orchard House
Design: Studio Octopi
Orchard House Wiltshire residence
image from architecture practice
Orchard House Wiltshire
Orchard House was commissioned as a place in which to live, work and pursue various hobbies. The Client specifically wanted to create a lasting piece of responsive architecture that was not defined by her use of a wheelchair and where the building interacted effortlessly with the landscape.

Salisbury Cathedral + Bishops Palace & Gardens in Wells projects
Design: 20/20
Salisbury Cathedral England building
image from architects practice
Salisbury Cathedral

Bourne Hill Offices, Salisbury
Design: Stanton Williams, Architects
Bourne Hill Offices, Salisbury Building, England
image © Hufton+Crow
Bourne Hill Offices

Wiltshire Architecture

Key Wiltshire Building Projects, alphabetical:

The British Postal Museum & Archive, Swindon
Design: Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBS)
British Postal Museum & Archive Swindon
image © Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
British Postal Museum & Archive Building

Crescent House, Winterbrook, Compton Bassett
Design: Foster & Partners
For Ken Shuttleworth, now director of make, formerly at Foster & Partners
Famous house, featured in various TV programmes, magazines

Heelis, Swindon
Design: Feilden Clegg Bradley Architects
National Trust Headquarters Wiltshire Building

Reliance Controls Electronics Factory, Swindon
Design: Team 4 (including Norman Foster and Richard Rogers)

Renault Distribution Centre Building, Swindon
Design: Foster & Partners

Roche Court Sculpture Gallery, Salisbury
Design: Munkenbeck + Marshall Architects
Client: Lady Bessborough
gallery links main house and orangery along existing garden wall
Roche Court: Stephen Lawrence Award (for a project under £500,000) 1999

Royal Arthur Park – retirement community, Corsham
Design: ORMS
Corsham building
image from architect
Corsham building

Salisbury Market Place Renaissance
Design: Letts Wheeler Architects
Salisbury Market Place
image from architect
Wiltshire Architecture competition

Salisbury Playhouse Extension
Design: Tim Foster Architects
Salisbury Playhouse
photograph : James Morris
Wiltshire building

Solstice Business Park, Amesbury
Design: Hamiltons Architects

Upper Lawn, Fonthill Estate, Tisbury, Wiltshire
Design: The Smithsons
country holiday home orig. for Smithsons aka Upper Lawn Pavilion: private

Wellington Academy, Tidworth
Design: BDP
Wiltshire school building
image from architect
Wiltshire school building


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