Press Releases

Contemporary homes progressing well

Tuesday 09 May, 2017

Two ‘upside down’ homes which will be amongst the most contemporary in Bridgnorth are nearing completion. The properties, being built in a stunning location overlooking the River Severn, have been designed by Johnson Design Architects, based in the town. “We are very proud of the new houses, which will set a benchmark for the area…

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The rise and rise of the garden room

Tuesday 09 May, 2017

A Shropshire architectural firm is seeing an increase in demand from county residents wanting to bring life and light into their homes by adding a garden room. The Johnson Design Partnership, based in Bridgnorth, says that there are many reasons for the rise in interest. “There is definitely a trend for people to ‘improve instead…

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Project at iconic building reaches half way point

Wednesday 15 March, 2017

A project to transform one of Shropshire’s oldest and most iconic buildings has reached its half way point. The renovation and extension of Bishop Percy’s House in Bridgnorth is progressing well, according to the architects behind the scheme. Vic Johnson, of Johnson Design Partnership, who drew up plans to convert the 16th century half timbered…

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Architects set to stage show in Shrewsbury

Wednesday 15 March, 2017

An exhibition showcasing how new developments can be successfully planned and built in historic towns such as Shrewsbury is to be staged this month. The event is to be hosted in the town by county architects Johnson Design Partnership on January 30 and 31 and will focus on how buildings in conservation areas can be…

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Architects set to ‘pop up’ in Ludlow

Wednesday 15 March, 2017

A Shropshire architectural firm is to host a ‘pop-up practice’ in Ludlow in February as part of its expansion plans. Johnson Design Partnership, of Bridgnorth, is staging the two-day exhibition on February 23 and 24th at the Clive Hotel in Bromfield, next to the Ludlow Food Centre, and is inviting local residents and businesses to…

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A design for healing

Tuesday 28 June, 2011

The night his wife was taken seriously ill is one that Bridgnorth architect Vic Johnson will never forget. But his lasting memories could become a vision for the future, as Nina Davies discovers…. A Bridgnorth architect has unveiled a revolutionary project to bring therapy, both real and retail, to hospitals after his own traumatic experience…

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A blueprint for health projects

Tuesday 28 June, 2011

A Shropshire architect has laid down a blueprint for the design of healthcare projects after winning a £200,000 contract to overhaul a London hospital. Vic Johnson, who runs Bridgnorth based Johnson Design Partnership, saw first hand the need to make hospitals and healthcare centres more in keeping with real life after spending weeks in and…

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Rural areas are hotspots for self-build

Monday 20 June, 2011

“Rural areas in the West Midlands are becoming hotspots for the next generation of grand designers”, says Vic Johnson of Johnson Design…

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Johnson Design hospital concepts featured in the local press

Monday 28 March, 2011

 Vic’s garden Tree House is included as a two page spread within the House Beautiful Magazine. Vic discusses the inspiration, intention and design of the elevated garden space and how his family makes use of it in everyday life.

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Vic’s Tree House featured in House Beautiful Magazine

Monday 31 January, 2011

Vic’s garden Tree House is included as a two page spread within the House Beautiful Magazine. Vic discusses the inspiration, intention and design of the elevated garden space and how his family makes use of it in everyday life.

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Work starts on major building project in town

Monday 31 January, 2011

Work has begun this week to transform a well-known building in the centre of Bridgnorth that has lain largely empty for several years and is being given a new lease of life by a town business… The Old Police Station in Whitburn Street has been taken on by Stanton Ralph & Co Chartered Accountants and…

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Chelsea Flower Show style for unique school garden

Thursday 26 February, 2009

A primary school in Bridgnorth will shortly have a unique garden featuring everything from beach huts to Chelsea-style flower beds, after its head teacher called on the design expertise of a local architect. Helen Murray of St John’s RC Primary School had originally planned to construct some metal storage sheds on part of a school…

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