Each project is special, and is approached with care, interest and an open mind. There is emphasis on the important pre-design stage, to ensure that both parties – client and architect — understand each other’s role, aspirations and contribution.

Throughout the design and construction process, client needs and the context of the place are brought together to produce architecture that combines a contemporary approach with a timeless quality, and that fits skilfully into its surroundings.

Peter Latreille believes that an architect needs to develop the ability to always observe the environment in which we live — an ability, he says, that somehow ‘charges the senses’.