Published in Grand Designs magazine, we specialize in high-end residential work (new builds, extensions and interiors). We are based in Highbury in Islington.We also love working on inspiring community projects and Listed Buildings. We offer a full architectural service, managing projects from initial design to final completion. We help clients visualize ideas and guide them through the whole process. We have built up a team of very good north London-based builders, tradesmen, surveyors and engineers. We are a RIBA Chartered Practice.

We aim to make:

Buildings that are clearly modern and yet sympathetic to historic context.

An enjoyable, stress free process.

Happy clients.

Adrie Rensen

Adrie Rensen

Ir, TUDelft, RIBA III, ARB.

Adrie is a Dutch architect who has been working in Britain for over 20 years, designing and leading residential projects on every scale.  Before joining forces with Jo, Adrie was Associate Director and Head of Technical Design at award-winning residential specialists PTE architects. Adrie is an accredited ISO auditor for quality control in design and construction and also works as a quality control consultant.

Jo Edwards

Jo Edwards

B.Arch (1st), dip.Arch, RIBA III, ARB.

Jo is an award-winning British architect with more than 16 years’ experience working on complex projects from inception to completion. She has worked in residential, leisure & conservation work. Jo gained a first class degree at the Mackintosh School of Architecture in Glasgow & won several prizes. She set up Jo Edwards Architects in 2010 and was joined by her husband, Adrie Rensen to create Edwards Rensen Architects (ERA) in 2012.