We believe
in great
design

Great design allows us to offer compact apartments at a lower cost, creating the perfect living space for today's busy city maker.

Great design means that Pocket buildings add to the streetscape, and that Pocket creates high quality, enduring homes for London’s city makers.

Our
design code

Design code

Efficient design
making sure we return real value to the owners
Site and context specific
we usually build in brick, but we do not repeat designs
Energy efficient
thermally efficient, maximise daylight, minimise maintenance costs, encourage recycling
Community focused
providing ways to encourage community cohesion

Meet Russ

Russ is our Design Director. A trained architect himself, Russ works with an evolving panel of architects on each and every scheme, tapping into the best talent out there so that all Pocket buildings are unique, optimised for the site and fit in with the local area.

Meet Aki

Aki is our Product Director. He has spent years perfecting the internal layout of a Pocket home. And he’s always dreaming up new ways to make our homes even smarter.

Two bedroom designs

We invited 19 architectural practices to come up with ideas for a two bedroom Pocket home. The brief for the competition and all their ideas are published in this book.

Any ideas?
Send them in

If you have any good ideas to share, contact Russ or Aki