Conceived as a triptych of stone, glass, and timber, sitting sensitively on a sloping site in Banchory.

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  • Project Name
    Lynwood
  • Location
    Banchory, Aberdeenshire
  • Year Completed
    In Progress
  • Key Materials
    Natural Stone, Timber, Glass, Green Roofing

A restrained palette of materials, comprised of natural stone, expansive glazing, and a timber gridshell roof, will be utilised across this split-level home in Aberdeenshire.

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Social spaces are located along the South elevation, and are separated from the two-storey entrance hall by half-height walls, allowing the more public parts of the house to be open and light — with the bedrooms located within the stone plinth, or towards the back of the site where the house sits within the context of mature trees.

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The house reacts to the existing site topography, sitting within the levels to create a comfortable response to context.

Although a substantial home, Lynwood will sit quietly on an existing residential street, with a simple uncomplicated aesthetic, which compliments the neighbouring Victorian properties, and the mature woodland on the site.

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Project Team

Andrew Brown
Alex Rece

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If you’d like to discuss a project please contact Andrew or Kate on +44 (0)1975 325 003 or alternatively email info@brownandbrownarchitects.com