Details – Residential project in Epsom August 16, 2022

Brickwork details with chamfered window reveals reinforcing a contemporary style at a recently completed residential project in Epsom.  

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Concept sketch to completed project August 9, 2022

On a postage stamp site, the Metro is an innovative and contemporary flatted development of 10 units which has yielded a high density in a town centre location adjacent to the railway station. Gently curving away from the eye, the building naturally draws you to and then away from its form. The Walnut Tree Close…

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Natasha Soans joins as Junior Architectural Technician July 26, 2022

We are pleased to welcome Natasha Soans as a full-time member of staff after graduating from the University of Portsmouth this summer, joining as a Junior Architectural Technician. Since joining the practice in Spring 2022, Natasha has since discovered a passion for architectural detailing and technical design and is looking to continue to gain experience…

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David Gradden joins as Architectural Technologist July 20, 2022

We are delighted to welcome David Gradden as Architectural Technologist. Originally from South Africa, David qualified with his N.H Dip (Arch) in Johannesburg and developed professionally as an Architectural Technologist in a broad range of sectors from Schools, Hospitals, Police stations, University campus buildings and High-end residential projects. After moving to the U.K in 2015…

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Our 35th Anniversary: The Late 1990s June 29, 2022

Our favourite and most notable projects from the late 90s. Including St. John Ambulance in Guildford and Riverside, a residential development of 10 apartments with penthouse offering panoramic views of the River Wey. The development marks the Southern Entrance into Guildford with Arts and Crafts and Wharf architecture design references.    

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Work Experience from Salesian School, Chertsey June 27, 2022

It was great to welcome Freya and Kwame from Salesian School, Chertsey for a week’s work experience in our Office continuing our close links with the School following the completion of a new 6th Form classroom block and Sports Hall, currently on site. In their time with us both undertook the ‘Pavilion in the Park’…

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Our 35th Anniversary: The Early 1990s June 21, 2022

Continuing looking back on some of our favourite and most notable projects for our 35th anniversary, this time from the early 90s!

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Our 35th Anniversary: The 1980s June 15, 2022

Kicking off our 35th anniversary celebrations, with a selection of our projects from the 1980s! How many of them do you recognise?

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Our 35th Anniversary June 13, 2022

Over the next few weeks, we will be celebrating our 35th anniversary! We will be sharing our personal favourite projects and highlights over the last 4 decades, a decade a week starting back in the 1980s.

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Completion photos of new build residential development – Epsom June 8, 2022

Completion photographs of the second phase of new build residential development in Epsom, adding another 13 apartments for a total of 23 across the site. Located adjacent to a park, it was a priority to create large openings to provide views across the public open space and naturally lit internal spaces. Primary living spaces are…

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Platinum Jubilee 2022 June 1, 2022

Looking ahead to the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee weekend. Here is an image from the archives of one of our founders Gerry Lytle, meeting Her Majesty on the opening of the Satellite Centre at the University of Surrey. Lytle Associates Architects wish you a happy Jubilee weekend and enjoy the celebrations.

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Details – House of Fraser, Guildford May 31, 2022

7 storey high atrium space at House of Fraser, Guildford. Next time you’re there, look up!

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Henry Jezeph appointed Associate Director May 27, 2022

We are pleased to announce that Henry Jezeph has been appointed as Associate Director, working as a team leader in the office to run some of the larger and more complex projects. Henry’s management skills are currently spread between a large residential working drawing package, a new build sports centre and a sensitive refurbishment of…

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Construction on extensions project in Guildford May 26, 2022

Construction continues on our two storey wrap around extension with a rear single storey extension, following the demolition of an existing side garage for a property in Guildford. The extensions will provide much needed additional living space for the family with additional bedroom and bathroom facilities. The traditional design and choice of materials is intended…

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Sustainability CPD May 12, 2022

Many thanks to MEA (Michael Edwards Consultants Ltd) for hosting some of our staff for a CPD on sustainability, net zero and whole life carbon delivered by experts from FLATT Consulting. Important topic and interesting to us to hear CPD questions from a Quantity Surveyors perspective.

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Guildford County School Careers Fair May 11, 2022

Great to talk to some potential future architects at the Guildford County School “Inspire” Careers Fair today. We always enjoy supporting the communities at our local school clients.

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Memorial Hall May 11, 2022

Lytle Associates Architects worked closely with Waverley Borough Council and the Brightwells Gostrey Centre to deliver an extension and refurbishment to Farnham Memorial Hall. The existing 1920’s building received a contemporary new wing, incorporating day care and shared community facilities: – Kitchen facilities for ‘meals on wheels’ and on-site cafeteria – Hair Salon – Health…

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Completion of Gym extension, Guildford May 6, 2022

Gym extension to an existing garage for our clients in Guildford. With large, glazed openings and bi-fold doors, the architectural detailing reflects that of the main building, providing sprocket eaves, matching brickwork with juxtaposing brick quoins and clay roof tiles with a hipped roof design. Brilliant job from H&H Construction, we love the lighting!

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Tom Chua joins on 6 month placement April 27, 2022

We are pleased to welcome Tom Chua, an architectural student from Bath Uni, to our team for a six month placement. Tom has already made a great contribution creating 3D project visuals using SketchUp and Enscape.

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Sadia Ali joins as Part 1 Architectural Assistant April 26, 2022

Great to welcome Sadia on a year out placement following her architectural degree at the University of Kingston. Sadia grew up in Guildford and studied for her A levels in a Lytle Associates designed building – the sixth form centre at St Peter’s School!

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Details – Portal Window April 14, 2022

Portal Window detail with brick and flint walling at our Grade II Office full refurbishment in Guildford.

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1st Anniversary of Employee Owned Trust April 12, 2022

This month marks this first year anniversary of our Employee Owned Trust status and we are delighted to be back in the office working collaboratively as a team. Becoming an EOT has provided a framework to revitalise and refocus our commitment to designing the best possible buildings for our clients. We have introduced a ‘Design…

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Opportunities – Junior/ Senior Architectural Technician April 4, 2022

We are looking to employ a Junior or Senior Architectural Technician to join our friendly office to work on a variety of interesting projects, including preparing Building Regulation submissions, tender and working drawing packages. Salary Band – Dependent on experience. Contract – Permanent The successful candidate will possess the following skills and experience: BTEC level…

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Opportunities – Office Manager April 4, 2022

Lytle Associates Architects are seeking a new office manager. We are looking for someone to provide proactive, flexible support with running our office and business to assist directors.Roles will include normal office administration, answering the phone, welcoming clients, monitoring and filing emails, assisting directors with project leads, marketing, staff CPDs, office events and general business…

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Design Process for Guildford Lido April 1, 2022

Check out our design process for the recently approved Guildford Lido. Opening in 1932 and regarded as a popular venue to Guildford residents and its many visitors, the heart of the new Lido will be two sweeping timber canopies interspersed with a series of pitched tile clad cupolas. These raised sections of roof are designed…

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