We are architects based in Islington and our projects have been featured in Grand Designs magazine and others. We specialize in high-end residential work  – new builds / extensions / interiors. We enjoy providing a full architectural service, managing projects from first ideas to completion of construction. We help our clients visualize ideas and we guide them through the design, approvals and building process. Over the years we have gradually built up great teams of builders, surveyors, engineers, energy consultants and suppliers. We are a RIBA Chartered Practice.

We aim to create:

Beautiful homes & happy clients.

A positive environmental impact.

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

Adrie Rensen

Adrie Rensen


Adrie is a Dutch architect who has been working in Britain since the 1990s, designing and leading residential projects on every scale.  Before joining  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.

Beyond work – Adrie is looking forward to being able to play Dad’s football again.

Jo Edwards

Jo Edwards

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

Jo is an award-winning British architect with over 23 years’ experience working on complex projects from inception to completion. She has lead residential, leisure & conservation projects. 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.

Beyond work – Jo is looking forward to to singing face-to-face with choir again.