The Observer: The New Review
Article by Rowan Moore analysing Peabody’s regeneration plans for the Thamesmead area of south-east London, with The Reach signalling the first of Peabody’s ambitious plans.
The Architects’ Journal
Article by Rob Wilson on our third Peabody housing scheme for Peabody. On a challenging site,
The Reach, a low rise scheme with Gallery access is the first new housing in the London Mayor’s Plumstead and West Thamesmead Housing Zone
‘At Home with Blueprint: Fish Island Village’
With phases one and two complete, this article by Veronica Simpson looks at the completed projects by Haworth Tompkins, Lyndon Goode and Pitman Tozer and where the area is headed.
Fish Island Village makes the AJ cover story for this issue with building studies of Monier Road and neighbouring schemes by Haworth Tompkins and Lyndon Goode.
Article by Lee Mallett on the 2012 Olympic Legacy and creation of new neighbourhoods around the Park including Fish Island Village, including comments from a Monier Road home owner.
‘But advances in architecture and sound engineering could offer solutions...’ Mint Street is included as an example of how a site considered too noisy for living was successfully transformed.
Article by Tarek Merlin on the UK's public procurement system and exclusion of small practices, with our appointment for Mint Street by Peabody mentioned as a small practice success story.
Article on scheme developed by architects AOC, Mae and Pitman Tozer and self-build specialist Unboxed Homes, the 1.2-hectare site will feature three, four, and five-bedroom family homes.
Graphic designer Alistair Hall uses instagram to highlight the city's significant nameplates.
The new-build house replaces a 1960s end-of-terrace mews house. The new house is characterised by bronze paneling, frameless glazing and fastidious detailing which results in jewel-like book end to the terrace.
‘100 Houses 100 Years’
This book including Gap House showcases 100 houses – one from each year from 1914 – that represent the range of architectural styles throughout the years and show how housing has adapted to suit urban life. ISBN: 978-1-8499443-7-3
‘The Modern Timber House in the UK, New Paradigms and Technologies’
Lateral House features in this book highlighting the many facets of timber technology being applied in construction and the ways in which these have impacted upon the design of housing. ISBN: 9781904320098
Article investigating what the boom in council-owned housing developers will mean for architects, including mention of Newham’s Red Door Ventures and Croydon’s Brick by Brick both of which Pitman Tozer are working with.
This event at RIBA showcased Peabody developments including our Monier Road and The Reach. A short film was made by Peabody for the event including an interview with Pitman Tozer.
‘How to exploit the gap in the housing market’
Our Gap House project features in Robin Ash’s piece on the UK housing market and building on city-centre plots.
‘Building Better: Sustainable Architecture for Family Homes’
Gap House features in this visual showcase of outstanding environmentally friendly houses, including technical data for each featured project. Gestalten ISBN: 978-3-89955-512-7
‘Domestic adaptations and extensions’
Lateral House features in Architecture Today’s publication on domestic designs.
Philippa Stockley meets the owners of our Lateral House project in West London.