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  • Burrowshill Farm Poolhouse | Rodney Black Design

    BURROWSHILL FARM POOLHOUSE- new poolhouse The project includes a new two storey residential annex with attached pool hall in the grounds of a Grade II Listed House. ​ The building features a sedum roof and solar panels externally. The pool hall has sliding folding doors opening out onto the garden with a 17.5 metre long x 4.1 metre high mural painted by Philippa Dow . ​ Internally, the Annex has a sitting room, study, changing rooms and a kitchenette at ground floor and two bedrooms and a shower room at first floor. The sitting room has a bespoke ironwork fireplace and sliding folding doors opening onto the pool hall. The plant room is below ground. PROJECT GALLERY 1/5 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Old House Farm | Rodney Black Design

    OLD HOUSE FARM- Extension, refurbishment & landscaping Old House Farm is a Grade II* Listed building. Old extensions were demolished and the house was refurbished, strengthened and the oak frame conserved. Modern partitions were removed to create more spacious rooms. The scheme includes a new light and airy Sun Room, Family Room, Glazed Gallery, Kitchen, Servery, Utility Room and Rear Hall on the ground floor and new Master Bedroom, ensuite Bathroom and large airing cupboard at first floor. These extensions provide spacious and evocative living areas and improve the relationship between the rooms of the original house. PROJECT GALLERY 1/12 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Dairy House Summerhouse | Rodney Black Design

    DAIRYHOUSE SUMMERHOUSE We were commissioned to design this tennis pavillion as a feature after completing multiple projects on this site. ​ The Hexagon form developed from the layout of the existing garden walls which have corners of almost exactly 60 degrees on plan. This continued in the design and the hexagon was used as a motif for the doors and throughout the interior. The materials used on this porject were brick wall, lead roof and iron work veranda. ​ ​ ​ PROJECT GALLERY 1/3 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Gay Bowers | Rodney Black Design

    GAY BOWERS HOUSE- New facade and extension Gay Bowers had been altered previously and renovated so that the side of the house was turned into the main entrance. ​ We were asked to improve the architectural effect of the new entrance facade, to add a first floor extension and to make improvements to many of the rooms. PROJECT GALLERY 1/1 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Langford Hall | Rodney Black Design

    LANGFORD HALL Langford Hall dates back to the 16th century and is a Grade II listed building with three listed barns within Langford Hall ownerhip. Over the decades Langford Hall has been in succesion to developments, extensions and alterations. Lifestyle assumptions of the early eras have changed, inturn impacting the suitability of the floor plans for the current day. We have successfully obtained planning permission to carry out alterations to the interior and the constructions of a new orangery with a new lead roof lantern. This is currently underway. ​ ​ ​ PROJECT GALLERY 1/4 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Bucklers Farmhouse | Rodney Black Design

    BUCKLERS FARMHOUSE Bucklers Farmhouse is Grade II listed. ​ The sunken garden and gazebo, hand carved from oak with a lead roof, were constructedin the adjoining walled space creating a continuation of the sequence of garden enclosures. ​ New hard landscaping including a new swimming pool, raised lawns, pavilions and pergola, transformed an unused part of the garden. ​ ​ ​ ​ PROJECT GALLERY 1/7 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • The Practice | Rodney Black Design

    THE PRACTICE We are a small firm of Architects based in Dedham, near Colchester. Our practice specialises in new buildings, conservation of historic buildings and regeneration works with many completed projects in the UK and abroad. The diverse portfolio includes new houses, alterations and extensions, furniture, gardens, follies, pools, cartlodges and a superyacht. Rodney Black Design Studios Ltd. was first established in 1995 as Geary and Black Ltd., and took over from a practice set up in 1962 by the late Ronald Geary, FRIBA. Rodney Black became practice principal in 1999. ​ We have won numerous awards, including those from the RIBA, awards for craftsmanship and international superyacht awards. THE TEAM Our team at Rodney Black Design Studios is made up of highly skilled and experienced architects, designers and administrators. We value collaboration and teamwork, and believe that every member of our team plays a crucial role in our success. Each member brings their unique perspective and expertise to every project, ensuring that we deliver the best possible results for our clients. Rodney Black DIRECTOR Philippa Black DIRECTOR Stuart Appleby SENIOR TECHNICIAN Sophia Nicklin PA PART 1 ARCHITECT Cameron Baillie Francesca Lynn PA Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Hinstlesham Priory | Rodney Black Design

    HINTLESHAM PRIORY- Alterations, refurbishment, extensions & landscaping Hintlesham Priory is Grade II listed. The project involved the demolition of an existing lean-to, the construction of a new three storey extension of red brick with hand–made plain tile roof containing the Rear Hall, Garden Room and a new staircase on the ground floor, a second staircase, landing, shower room and bedroom on the first floor and new landing and bathroom on the second floor. ​ A new single storey Boots room extension links the playroom and house. An existing single storey extension was fully refurbished for the Laundry, WC and corridor. The existing attic space was strengthened, insulated and refurbished to create two bedrooms and a large landing. Landscaping work included new stone paved terraces and steps. Hintlesham Priory received an SAA Craftsmanship Award in 2008. PROJECT GALLERY 1/5 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Chestnut Lodge | Rodney Black Design

    CHESTNUT LODGE- extension, alterations & landscaping Chestnut Lodge is Grade II* Listed. The project included a new two storey extension, improvements to the layout, a new front doorcase and landscaping. The conservation work involved the replacement and strengthening of the oak frame, the reinstatement of a mullion window incorporating new leaded light glazing, and complete redecoration with lime paint. ​ ​ ​ ​ PROJECT GALLERY 1/7 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Wood Farm | Rodney Black Design

    WOOD FARM- Alterations & extension This Grade II Listed mid-16th century, timber frame farmhouse was extended to be in keeping with and enhance the existing house which was conserved under a second phase. The green oak framed extension, over a deep moat to the rear, was built off a hand-made brick plinth with hair reinforced lime external render finish, leaded light windows with oak sub-frames and a hand-made clay tile roof. The original roof, previously tiled with concrete tiles, was thatched. We were also commissioned to design a new barn adjacent to the house. It was constructed of green oak on a brick plinth with a black pantiled roof and black weatherboarding. It is attached to converted outbuildings and is used in conjunction with a new swimming pool. ​ This project won both the Home and Conservation RIBA East Spirit of Ingenuity Awards 2004. PROJECT GALLERY 1/9 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

  • Hungerdowns Barn | Rodney Black Design

    HUNGERDOWNS BARN - New Barn A new timber framed barn in the grounds of a Grade II listed house provides parking below and a games room above. Specially made windows with leaded lights using toughened glass quarries were installed in the two dormer windows, gable window and glazed door. ​ ​ ​ PROJECT GALLERY .14 1.9.04 Describe your image .11 1.9.04 Describe your image .14 1.9.04 Describe your image 1/2 RETURN TO: INTERIOR PROJECTS LANDSCAPE PROJECTS ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS IN THE WORKS Rodney Black Design Studios. Gun Hill House, Ipswich Road, Dedham, Colchester, CO7 6HR, UK Tel +44(0)1206 322800 Architecture@rodneyblackdesignstudios.co.uk STAY IN TOUCH: © 2023 RODNEY BLACK. Powered and secured by Wix / PRIVACY POLICY/ SITE DESIGN: RODNEY BLACK VAT Registration no. 665 9458 79 Registered in England no. 3161218

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