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  • Reflecting on 2020

    For all of us, 2020 has been a year like no other in recent memory. Since the first lockdown hit in March, we’ve all had to adapt to new ways of living and working; often, finding it hard to avoid blending the two too greatly. At the same time, changing ways of working have opened […]

    1st February 2021 | News

  • Looking back at 2020

    As this year like no other in recent memory draws to a close, we look back to twelve of the key moments that took place in the world of GPAD, and how the skill and determination of our fantastic team continued to deliver despite the upheaval borne on us all by Covid.

    16th December 2020 | News

  • Victoria Street, Bristol receives planning

    We are thrilled to announce that our plans for the refurbishment of 10 – 22 Victoria Street in Bristol have received planning permission.

    27th November 2020 | News

  • Launch of Zero Carbon London Report

    GPAD are excited to have our White Lion Street project featured in the NLA Zero Carbon London report, which launched on 11 November.

    11th November 2020 | Press, News

  • Welcome to our new look

    We are delighted to announce the launch of an exciting new brand identity including a new logo and website. Underpinning the new brand is a refined ethos that puts our commitment to quality design, collaboration and understanding at the forefront.

    2nd November 2020 | News

  • Thank you Chris!

    We would like to announce that GPAD’s Chairman and founder, Chris Ploutarhou, is retiring. Chris started GPAD in 2002 and has been a pioneer in the practice’s ethos of a people focused approach, responsible for many of the friendships that GPAD has established with clients and partners.

    14th October 2020 | News

  • Green Lanes progress

    We’re making progress on our Green Lanes project, which will see the refurbishment and extension of a historic locally listed public house in Haringey. The original building will provide nine flats, with a new building at the rear providing an additional six homes.

    30th June 2020 | News

  • GPAD has been selected for the Southwark Council Design framework

    GPAD is delighted to announce that we have been awarded a place on Southwark Council’s Architectural Design Services Framework.

    26th May 2020 | News

  • Kingsway Place transformed into elegant new home

    Our refurbishment of Kingsway Place in Clerkenwell, London has completed. Originally the cookery and laundry teaching facility of a nearby Victorian school, the building had been converted into two flats, which we have connected to form one spacious house.

    20th April 2020 | News

  • Clerkenwell Green receives planning approval

    GPAD’s proposal for the redevelopment of 2-7 Clerkenwell Green, Islington has received planning permission. Our design is for a contemporary warehouse with a brick frontage and copper-clad mansard roof, sensitive to the conservation area.

    5th March 2020 | News