“I’m only an humble taxi driver but every time I stop at the lights, that building gives me such pleasure. Not many modern buildings do that. I could just imagine Henry VIII walking out of it”

    As reported by Will Pryce in Country Life, February 18, 2015

  • View of Country house in cornwall, with its summerhouse in the garden, both of which are done n a classical style
    Large extension of a Cornish Manor

    For a major rebuild project the relationship with your architect is vital. We had a vision and budget but did not have the architectural skills needed to make it all happen. Russell was immediately responsive to our ideas and at the same time out a unique slant on the project due to his wide experience working with historic buildings. It was also an advantage that he worked in both London & Cornwall as he brought local knowledge and perspective combined with a broader view having worked on projects in many geographical locations. He was very helpful in all the negotiations with English Heritage and our local listed buildings officer. Its also all about teamwork and Silvia and Faisal gave splendid back up and were always responsive in a timely fashion. They also were able to provide advice regarding suppliers and contractors from experience with previous projects. Unfortunately, our builders went bankrupt at  the final stage of the project, nothing to so with us!, so we are not completely finished but hope to be so in the next few weeks. However, the end result is amazing and I would have no hesitation in recommending Russell and his team, in fact we have already done so to other friends and they have taken him on for a similar renovation project.”

  • Pannelled room in a Classically styled house looking out onto the house opposite
    Restoration of a Georgian London Town House

    I have to thank Russell Taylor Architects for the successful refurbishment work that was carried out on my Grade II listed home. I was particularly impressed by their knowledge and skills relating to older buildings, as well as their thoroughness and dependability. silvia and Russell were easy to talk with, explaining each stage of the renovation in a clear and precise manner and were always at the other end of the phone, if i had concerns. I am very pleased with the end result, they have turned a tired building into a beautiful home, highlighting and bringing back to life its original character. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone who had a property that needed renovating.