Science Block, St Benedict’s Catholic School, Bury St Edmunds

Hoopers were commissioned by the Roman Catholic Diocese of East Anglia to find a space for new Science Classrooms @stbenschool in Bury St Edmund’s, Suffolk.

Melton Hill, Woodbridge, Suffolk

The concept for this unique site is for large residential blocks within a garden or ‘villas in a park’ that take advantage of the river scene.

Wright House, Ipswich

RIBA Suffolk Craftsmanship Commendation 2019. An extension and renovation of a 1970’s bungalow situated in Ipswich, Suffolk.

Dale Hall Lane Conservation Area Planning Granted

A proposal for two dwellings on a hidden site within the Park Conservation area in Ipswich.

St Alban’s Catholic Primary School, Cambridge

A fun refurbishment to part of the playground area at St Alban’s Catholic Primary School in Cambridge

Saxmundham Road, Aldeburgh, Suffolk

Saxmundham Road, Aldeburgh, Suffolk

NHS West Norfolk mental health Services, King’s Lynn

New 16-bed inpatient unit, purpose-built crisis suite, day treatment facilities and Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment teams (CRHT) all to run from reconstructed wards at Chatterton House in King's Lynn.

NHS Northside House, Norwich

New upgrade works are well underway at the Medium Secure Forensic Mental Health Clinic in Norwich.

Whissonsett Road, Colkirk Proposed Residential Development

The proposals are for the development of 21 new dwellings ranged around an open green communal space.

Chapel Road, Attleborough, Norfolk

New residential development for 10 Houses, including improvement works to access road and adjacent pavements.

Bethesda Baptist Church, Ipswich

New extension for the Bethesda Baptist Church

Science Block, St Benedict’s Catholic High School, Bury St Edmunds

New science block in for planning with Suffolk County Council

Ipswich Town Football Club Getting Prepared for Rod Stewart

Hoopers Architects have a long history with the Football Club, this year we've been involved with the preparations for the upcoming concert.

Affordable Housing in Suffolk

Affordable housing development on a rural exception site.

Tuddenham Road, Ipswich

A large extension for the family

The Old Cottage, Sudbourne

A thoughtfully designed dwelling suitable for the specific needs of the occupant.

17-18 Cornhill (former Post Office), Bury St Edmunds

Architectural Competition entry for alterations to the building and site at 17-18 Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds.


Great Yarmouth’s vision is to encourage economic growth by attracting and retaining further visitors and skilled workers, including regenerating the historic town centre and better aligning the tourism, culture and heritage offers with the future of the town as the national capital for offshore energy. The Council would like to create a vibrant inclusive, mixed-use seafront that enables the celebration of local culture, heritage, and innovation.

Planning permission granted at St Benedict’s Catholic Upper School, Bury St Edmunds

Another extension at St Benedict's Catholic Upper School based on a first floor six classroom linear block with prayer room, at the front of the school.

Mutual House, Ipswich

Refurbishment of Grade II listed building in Ipswich to create new branch for the Ipswich Building Society.

Private Dwelling, Ipswich

Exciting new home for a young couple in Ipswich, passionate about design.

Bluebird House, Suffolk

Proposal for a new single detached dwelling in Suffolk

Rushmere Road, Ipswich

Proposal for a replacement 3 bed dwelling with internal garage

Melton Hill, Woodbridge

The application is for a housing development on the former Suffolk Coastal office site in Woodbridge - providing 100 homes (including 33 affordable homes), together with a community building and a retail unit, which may be a coffee shop or retail outlet.

Melton Hill, Woodbridge – Pre-Planning Exhibition

The local community was invited to the Melton Hill pre-planning application exhibition to view and comment on proposals for a high quality residential development in their town.

Private Dwelling, Suffolk

Proposals for a replacement dwelling on a small pocket of residential land within a larger working farm.

Engineer’s Mews, Leiston

A mews behind the Engineer's Arms in Leiston

Placemaking in Woodbridge

Hoopers work with Active Urban to secure the preferred bid for a high quality residential development on land currently occupied by Suffolk Coastal District Council offices.

Sixth Form Block: St Albans, Ipswich

Bridging the gap between high school and University; hard finishes and exposed structure and infrastructure create a more open and legible building under a tight set of constraints.

NHS Various


Cambridge; St Alban’s Primary School Boundary Wall

Great opportunity to improve the street boundary.

St Edmund’s, Bury St Edmunds

New Annex with slides!

St Benedict’s High School: Bury St Edmunds

RIBA Suffolk Craftsmanship Commendation 2014

Griffin Wharf: Ipswich Waterfront

Final phase of the Griffin Wharf development

St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School: Norwich

The building is designed to be as unobtrusive as possible maintaining the open space feel of the playing field whilst providing improved learning facilities for this already well respected school.

Student Accommodation: Ipswich

Brownfield site within the Ipswich Education Quarter. Scheme for 400 student units including retail use on the ground floor. Site sensitive adjacent to listed church and busy highways.

Attwells: Ipswich, Suffolk

Bringing Attwells and 40 staff into the town centre.

213 Rushmere Road: Ipswich

A holistic design; responsible approach to infill development.

St Louis Primary School: Newmarket

Three new first floor classrooms with verandah, reception class and play area, school hall, kitchen, offices and external landscaping to compliment the main Victorian three-storey school building dating from 1897.

St Thomas More School: Norwich

A new frontage giving the school a new personality to sign its transition to a Junior and Infant School, proposals include new canopies, entrances and facilities.

St Felix Primary School: Haverhill

Haverhill was one of the first areas in Suffolk to change from a 3 tier to 2 tier education system.

Latymer House, Aldeburgh

Completed 2001, SAA Craftsmanship Award, RIBA Spirit of Ingenuity Award.

211 Rushmere Road, Ipswich

Planning permission granted for two new family homes integrated into the existing street scene, enhancing and celebrating a desirable location in Ipswich.

Bluebird House, Sudbourne

The simplicity of the rectangular form with lean-to accommodation is followed through both in plan and in elevation; sleeping bay, the utility bay and living bay.

Timber House, Eye

The principle accommodation is all set upon the ground floor with guest amenities on the reduced first floor footprint.