August 9, 2018

“As an architect, you design for the present, with an awareness of the past, for a future which is essentially unknown.”
Norman Foster

Well that’s quite a challenge ... to essentially design for the unknown. Here are a few helpful tips which we believe architects need i...

July 19, 2018

Nicholson Nairn Architects are currently working across a broad range of sectors and in turn a wide range of buildings, from new builds to Listed buildings of historic interest. Each building type requires a wide range of skills which NNA are committed to enhance and t...

December 29, 2017

Find yourself a site, preferably one with spectacular views and, if the site doesn’t fit your dream, remove 300 tonne of solid rock! Then find yourself somewhere to live close to the site if possible.

This site has to be one of the most dramatic locations we have had th...

November 10, 2017

Works are now progressing on the major re-modelling of a property in Stocksfield. This involves the complete refurbishment and updating of the existing house and the creation of more appropriate, modern family accommodation set within an extension that, more or less, d...

September 22, 2017


What do you need to transform your home? Is it possible to alter and extend a small two-bedroom cottage into a large three-bedroom family home? That's the brief Nicholson Nairn were given, to alter and extend the traditional Northumbriam terraced cottage, as...

September 15, 2017

We are currently producing drawings of the GRP sections for Millfield Construction Solutions to be installed at the Spanish City extension and refurbishment in Whitley Bay.  Millfield’s manufacture of the GRP cupola and pilasters is progressing well.  


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