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Self-build architects that listen and give you flexibility in design and procurement.

Graven Hill

Graven Hill

We give you the power to choose.

  • Choice in Design. Design is what lasts. Great design happens when we listen to you.
  • Choice in Build Methods & Procurement. We can help you choose your procurement route from Design & Build to competitive tender.
  • Choice in price. We work to your budget with affordable fees and effective cost plans and project management.
  • Choice in sustainability. We are award winning sustainable architects who can design to Passivhaus standards with a fabric first approach.
  • Time to choose. We keep you on track with Graven Hill deadlines whilst filtering the noise to make sure you have the time and space to make important decisions.

We give you the power to choose.

Choice in Design. Design is what lasts. Great design happens when we listen to you.

Choice in Build Methods & Procurement. We can help you choose your procurement route from Design & Build to competitive tender.

Choice in price. We work to your budget with affordable fees and effective cost plans and project management.

Choice in sustainability. We are award winning sustainable architects who can design to Passivhaus standards with a fabric first approach.

Time to choose. We keep you on track with Graven Hill deadlines whilst filtering the noise to make sure you have the time and space to make important decisions.

Testimonials

"I wish I had found you a year and a half ago"

Graven Hill Self-builder

"lapd helped us clarify our ideas and priorities to achieve a workable plan"

New Build client

"lapd is undoubtedly the best self-build architect that I’ve come across in many years!"

Self-build client

"lapd managed the whole process very well – I was kept up to speed with progress. I enjoyed working with the whole lapd family"

lapd Client

"lapd took account of my ideas as well as giving other suggestions – it was a real feeling of working together"

Residential client

"I wish I had found you a year and a half ago"

Graven Hill Self-builder

"lapd helped us clarify our ideas and priorities to achieve a workable plan"

New Build client

"lapd is undoubtedly the best self-build architect that I’ve come across in many years!"

Self-build client

"lapd managed the whole process very well – I was kept up to speed with progress. I enjoyed working with the whole lapd family"

lapd Client

"lapd took account of my ideas as well as giving other suggestions – it was a real feeling of working together"

Residential client

Our Graven Hill Projects

Designed and built the way you want and costed to your budget.

To find out more about our Project Management, Interior Design and Sustainable Design services follow this link.

To view our New Homes and Self-Build projects, click here.

Sarah’s Dream Graven Hill Self-Build

A contemporary house designed around
Sarah’s personality and lifestyle

Location: Bicester
Method of Construction: timber frame

Sarah’s Dream Graven Hill Self-Build

A contemporary house designed around Sarah’s personality and lifestyle

Location: Bicester
Method of Construction: timber frame

Build It’s Self Build Education House

First of its kind education centre for
self-builders designed by lapd Architects

Location: Bicester
Method of Construction: ICF and SIPs

Build It’s Self Build Education House

First of its kind education centre for self-builders designed by lapd Architects

Location: Bicester
Method of Construction: ICF and SIPs

Our Offices

Main Office
The studio, Building F5 (north),
Culham Science Centre,
Abingdon, Oxford
OX14 3EB

Summertown Office
Prama House,
267 Banbury Road,
Oxford
OX2 7HT

Henley Office
45 Station Road,
Henley On Thames
RG9 1AT

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Contact Us

Call 01865 407722
enquiry@lapdarchitects.co.uk

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Opening Hours

Monday 9.00 - 17.00
Tuesday 9.00 - 17.00
Wednesday 9.00 - 17.00
Thursday 9.00 - 17.00
Friday 9.00 - 17.00

Recent awards

We are proud to have achieved the following awards for recent projects:

2018 Build It – shortlisted for 4 awards including best self-build and best renovation
2017 Build It – shortlisted Best Self Build and Best Renovation
2014 Build It - Highly commended
2013 Corporate Green Award
2012 Build It – Best Self Build Architect
2011 RICS grand award - shortlisted sustainability

2011 RICS south east award winner – sustainability
2011 RICS south east shortlisted – conservation
2010 LABC national building excellence awards winner - technical innovation
2010 LABC central building excellence awards - best overall project | best small housing development | best sustainable project | best technical innovation
2009 RIBA download prize Highly commended – sustainability

 

lapd Limited (trading as lapd architects) is a private company registered in England and Wales no. 5324993. VAT Registration no. 879282958. The Directors are Opinder Liddar RIBA and Trevor Avery RIBA.

The company is a Chartered Member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). Membership No. 3202164P

As a Chartered Member of RIBA, lapd architects must comply with the Architects Registration Board's 'Architects Code: Standards of Conduct and Practice 2017 version'.

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