Manuel Haugh

Arka Architects

Manuel Haugh
Manuelhaugh Farm, Linlithgow

A collection of farm buildings located to the west of Linlithgow gained planning consent to be converted into a family home. This involved the careful consideration of what to demolish and where to extend to get the most out of a beautiful site. The house is organised around two courtyards,...

At Manuel Haugh, in order to retain the character of the site and building the dwelling was formed as a storey and a half. Velux skylights and roof windows dramatically enhance the first floor by offering natural light and sky views from above. The bank of four windows to the master bedroom have become a feature in themselves, giving a view of the local landmark, Cockleroy.