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Bespoke house designs by Jane Burnside

          bespoke new houses

bespoke house design in single storey

bespoke single storey houses
This beautiful contemporary bespoke new house in NI is built of stone and glass. Set into a hill and overlooking a lake, this one-off house in Co Down NI is composed of three abutting pavilions, differing only in length…

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Custom design, single storey house on a rather grand scale, Hillsborough Co Down Northern Ireland.

luxury country houses
This luxury country house in Hillsborough, Northern Ireland is a classic beauty. Symmetrically designed with two projecting wings that frame a grand south-facing terrace, this house recalls the grand estate houses of Ireland. Yet Jane Burnside gives it a unique contemporary edge with asymmetrical glazing and a pair of her signature tall chimneys that anchor the composition.

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contemporary bespoke extensions to listed houses

extensions to listed buildings
This bespoke modern extension to a Listed building in Belfast gives much needed space and light. Using an amazing ten metre long wall of sliding glass panels, the new living space extends out on to the modern terrace…

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            the book

Contemporary house design book

Bespoke house designs by specialist house architect in NI, Jane Burnside, gives away some of her design secrets in her book Contemporary Design Secrets: The Art of Building a House in the Countryside. Illustrated with her own portfolio of bespoke new houses in Northern Ireland and modern extensions to Listed Buildings, Jane explains how designing a contemporary new home in Ireland is not the same thing as being faddish….

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world of architecture
Homify choose the work of Jane Burnside Architects to inspire Korean house design enthusiasts. I’ve had my work published in South America and China but never thought I could be selected to inspire folk in Korea. If anyone can translate it into English I’d love to know what they’ve written!

link to article in Homify

House Architect Jane Burnside

author jane burnside
Jane Burnside is an award winning house architect in Northern Ireland, specialising in bespoke house designs and contemporary extensions. Her practice is based in the Origami House, Co Antrim, which was finalist in BBC House of the Year and selected for filming by Extreme Homes USA for Series 5 of the worldwide show.


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book reviews
Contemporary Design Secrets was chosen as Pick of the Week by The Sunday Times and was filmed in a two part series by HomeBuilidng and Renovating. Click here for links:

Contemporary Design Secrets Part 1: Interiors

Contemporary Design Secrets Part 2: Exteriors


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CDS Front cover newspage

Contemporary Design Secrets

by Jane Burnside
(The Art of Building A House
in the Countryside)
Jane Burnside (Author)
from £19.75

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