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about_maison1M aison IOM is the new chapter from the sucessful merger between maison d’Architecture + IOM Design Architects, forming a bespoke luxury residential architects studio. we undertake commissions for replacement dwellings, new-build homes, grade listed refurbishments, remodeling, extensions and beyond. each client is unique and each project is designed, developed and tailored in a unique way to fulfill the client’s requirements and reflect their lifestyle and personality.each commission is viewed with a fresh eye to avoid any set practice style.

committed to working closely with clients to interpret their needs and aspirations, our vitality and enthusiasm makes us both personable and easy to work with, ensuring the highest standards are sustained from concept to completion. our creative interpretation of space, scale and proportion is paramount to each and every undertaking.using our strong architectural and historical backgrounds, we endeavor to stay true to the clients’ brief, while creating something totally individual. be the sensitive handling of a listed building renovation, the creation of a luxurious new private home through to the creation of a stylish country retreat, our stated aim is to provide the best of twenty-first-century living to each and every client.
clients can take reassurance in our many years of experience working in the high end sector, delivering homes at this level of exceptional standard requires a sharp eye for detail and strong close relationships with many leading market specialists. from the best contractors, interior designers, leisure pool & spa, home automation specialists, through to highly accomplished craftsmen, all of whom help enable us to efficiently co-ordinate each project, ensuring the highest standards are sustained from conception to completion to create homes of the highest standard.


about_rory1M aison d’Architecture originally was established by rory donnelly after many years of designing and overseeing the construction of high end residential projects, working for renowned practices such as ambo architects, butterfield+macpherson, pj livesey group and the fallows gowen partnership.

brought up between france and england, rory studied architecture in liverpool + brighton before starting his architectural journey in London, restoring and extending elegant townhouses, as well as more unusual projects redesigning the grounds of a large suffolk country house. rory was also responsible for the validation of the university of boltons ba(hons) interior design degree and continues since 2009 to support the course and future design talent by acting as a professional industry advisor.

fleur mccarten + david mccarten formed IOM design architects in 2012 when the practice all three directors previously worked for ceased trading. they have steadily grown from their inception and work on prestigious projects throughout the north of england.

following recent sucessful collaborations working together on a number of projects delivering high quality design solutions for clients they decided to join forces, creating the new chapter, Maison IOM architects.

their combined experience ranges from contemporary lofts, luxury residential grade listed development conversions to private residential commissions including farmhouses, townhouses, grade II listed properties, country estates and substantial replacement dwellings. all threee driectors have acquired solid reputations through designing over 90 individual projects. clients will often come with unusual sites involving listed buildings and complex planning issues. they seek value though our commitment, enthusiasm and market awareness.