Soane's Pitzhanger Manor masterpiece to be transformed
Jestico + Whiles has been selected to remodel Sir John Soane’s Pitzhanger Manor
Jestico + Whiles has been successful in its bid to remodel Sir John Soane’s Pitzhanger Manor and Walpole Park in the London Borough of Ealing. This a Grade-I-listed building and the new design will aim to ‘sensitively restore and transform the Manor into a world-class museum’.
Jestico + Whiles was selected, following a two-stage tender and interview process. Client Ealing Borough Council said it was impressed by the team’s past experience and integrated approach to the building, landscape and interpretation design.
Jestico + Whiles will lead the core design team, working alongside exhibition designer Ralph Appelbaum Associates and landscape architect J & L Gibbons, supported by Julian Harrap Architects and Sarah Couch Historic Landscapes who are providing heritage advice. Engineers Ellis & Moore and environmental specialists King Shaw Associates complete the team.