House 19 is designed as a carbon neutral, energy efficient home in the ancient historic town of Old Amersham, nestled in the Chiltern Hills. The house fuses traditional forms and local materials in an elegant and modern way to make full use of the natural aspect and orientation of the site.
Jestico + Whiles
Jestico + Whiles creates buildings for people which fuse our common-sense approach to the way they could function with an experience of excitement, theatre and delight. Our buildings are identifiable through the quality of design, attention to detail, and thoroughness of thought. We make all of our projects special.
The practice has established itself as one of the leading players in the UK architectural scene, figuring every year amongst the industry's award-winners and recognised positively by our peers.
From our studios in London and Prague, a talented team of over 100 have completed major projects throughout the UK and across the world, picking up additional plaudits for our work in urban regeneration, refurbishment and sustainable thinking. We work across a wide range of sectors, and the diversity of our experience brings a natural richness to our work.