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    RIBAJ Future Town Centres Competition

    RX Architects were delighted to take part in the RIBAJ competition, “Future Town Centres” held in the historic Dover Town Hall. Invited architects were asked to take on the challenge of reinvigorating the UK’s town centres to ensure they continue to contribute to community, life and the economy.  The aim of this competition for Dover…
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    Appledore, Kent development to commence on site

    One of our projects in Appledore, Kent is due to start construction in April. The renders show views of the scheme which includes four new houses fronting the Royal Military Canal and looking over the adjacent National Trust land. The houses combine traditional materials found in Appledore with timber cladding, clay tile hanging and exposed…
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    Winchelsea beachfront development completes

    Our latest beachfront development has now completed. The office spent time checking out the finished three storey houses on a sunny and warm February morning at Winchelsea beach. Each dwelling has been built out of a timber and steel structure with Wienerberger bricks at ground level and clad with charred timber boards at first and…
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    West Sussex Vineyard Barn Conversion

    RX Architects are delighted to be progressing design work for the proposed repair and conversion of a 15th century oak framed barn within the estate of a large Sussex vineyard.  Despite being altered over time this beautifully crafted building retains much of the original 15th century fabric.  Proposals include the reinstatement of the original thatched…
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    The Suttons Features in Architecture Media

    One of our recently completed beach houses 'The Suttons' has recently been featured in a number of online architecture journals including Architecture Today and ArchDaily. To find out more check out the following links http://www.architecturetoday.co.uk/the-suttons/ and https://www.archdaily.com/910129/the-suttons-camber-sands-rx-architects  
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    Seabreeze Gains Planning

    Sea Breeze has gained planning permission. The new dwelling is located on Camber Sands beach in East Sussex, directly backing on to the sand dunes behind and with outstanding views across the beach and English Channel. The site is unique in that it is one of only a handful of properties in the region which…
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    We are hiring

    We are looking for an experienced Part II or recently qualified part III architect to join our Rye studio to work on a variety of projects and a growing portfolio. The ideal candidate should have the following skills and experience: RIBA part II/III qualification Strong design portfolio Ability to work as part of a team…
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    Watcombe Cottage Nears Completion

    Our new build house in Beckley near Rye is nearing completion. The site backs onto Flatropers woods and is surrounded on 3 sides by undulating open countryside. The house consists of a two storey wing with sleeping accommodation and a glazed link space through to a single storey wing with the open plan kitchen, living…
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    Tillingham Winery Construction Starts

    Construction is progressing at Tillingham Winery.  All demolition is complete leaving the existing buildings stripped back to the basic steel and concrete structures and brickwork walls. The existing concrete slabs have been removed in order to install insulation and a new polished concrete slab.  The timber frame for the accommodation building has been factory fabricated…
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    Lunch on the Beach

    This week the team took a trip to Camber Sands to visit our recently completed beach house. The project was built by Ecolibrium Solutions who specialise in sustainable construction. The beach house uses a ground source heat pump via several boreholes to passively heat and cool the building. There is an MVHR system which controls…