More stories about estes/twombly architects

  • Profile: Estes/Twombly Architects

    Boil it down, keep it honest, make it fit. Estes/Twombly Architects’ ethic of practice is as simple and direct as the architecture it generates.

  • Kyle House, Brewster, Mass.

    A Cape Cod house is divided into four linked pieces.

  • Estes/Twombly's Modern Office Space in Newport, R.I.

    Estes/Twomby Architects' Newport, R.I., office occupies a 1933 church building.

  • Cooperstein House, Truro, Mass.

    Estes/Twombly Architects filled a custom vacation home on Cape Cod with natural light.

  • Estes/Twombly's Shoe Bench Organizes a Massachusetts Mudroom

    A cozy and convenient shoe bench helps organize a Concord, Mass., remodel.

  • ra50: Estes/Twombly Architects

    Newport, R.I., architects James Estes and Peter Twombly employ rural vernacular forms in an architecture they term "quiet modernism, rooted in the New England tradition."

  • Overall House, Concord, Mass.

    Presented with a handsome late 19th-century house burdened with awkward additions, architect James Estes saved only the good part.

  • Connors House, Westwood, Mass.

    Our Custom Home of the Year gave architect James Estes an opportunity to engage in placemaking on an unusually extensive scale. Sitting astride a prominent ridge, the house deploys long, low wings, granite landscape walls, and stone-edged terraces to domesticate broad swaths of outdoor space. The...

  • cyronak house, block island, r.i.

    The judges admired the simple lines and casual attitude of this summer and weekend residence on remote Block Island, R.I. At 1,040 square feet, it's the smallest built house that Newport, R.I., architect James Estes has ever designed.

  • fine renovation, jamestown, r.i.

    This summer-cottage addition and renovation in Jamestown, R.I., won the judges' approval for its sensitive weaving of old and new elements. Architect James Estes' clients had asked him to add on two guest bedrooms and to improve the existing, 1,060-square-foot residence.