For two new build family homes in Ardingly, West Sussex Planning permission has been granted for two new build houses on a green field site in College Road, Ardingly. The site is an ‘edge of settlement’ location with the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. James Wells has been commissioned by Drake Developments, a Read More >
James Wells Architects has been commissioned to design the complete refurbishment and upgrading of a classic Sussex Pub in Climping, just a few minutes walk from the beach. The Black Horse ceased trading and was vacated in 2018. Historic Sussex Hotels purchased the freehold and commissioned James and his team to apply their restaurant and bar Read More >
Planning Permission granted for an office refurbishment in the heart of Chichester James Wells Architects has recently achieved planning permission for a major office refurbishment to Sussex House in Crane Street, Chichester. Sussex House is a three storey concrete framed building which was built in the 1960s. It is a mixed use commercial development providing Read More >
We believe it is vital to support young architectural talent Last month James Wells attended a series of Mock Interview sessions with Portsmouth University School of Architecture students. The purpose of the sessions was to give the students a more realistic taste of what an interview with an architecture practice will be like, what questions Read More >
This week planning permission has been granted for our scheme to create two new mews terrace houses in Rose & Crown Yard, Mayfair, Central London. The proposed development is arranged over basement, ground and two upper floors. Each new house benefits from a self-contained garage. The brief was to replace two poorly set out flats Read More >
We are expanding our recently opened Chichester office in West Sussex and are recruiting for a range of posts. New projects which successful candidates would be working on are predominantly high end residential schemes. At least three years’ office experience post qualification is required, excellent AutoCAD and Vectorworks IT skills are vital, a proven portfolio Read More >
JWA is a dedicated team of architects working with James Wells. Based in West Sussex we design for new build homes, extensions, barn conversions and orchestrate plans for historically important listed buildings to work in the 21st Century. Our sister practice James Wells Commercial handles design for commercial projects including hotels, bars, restaurants and offices.