NestHouse Models can now be Announced The NestHouse Moveable Modular Micro House System is in the process of transitioning from its prototype 1.0 stage to the 2.0 iteration! NestHouse Models can now be Announced. There will now be four models on offer to make choice and configuration as flexible as possible. Full details coming soon but please be patient […]
NestPod models announced NestPod models announced – I am happy to reveal by way of a teaser that the there will be three models of NestPod available and coming soon: the NestPod Solo, NestPod Outback and NestPod Venture! The Solo is a one person tiny house on wheels. The Outback is an off grid explorer […]
A short film from Unilad about the Social Bite Village project in Edinburgh featuring the prototype NestHouse™ Duo that I designed. More information here.
Great to see the update to the project published in the most relevant journal – the Big Issue! “The first home, which was designed by architect Jonathan Avery of Tiny House Scotland, is set to go on public view in St Andrews Square for the duration of the Edinburgh Festival throughout August before it is […]
I’m happy to have had one of my photos of the NestHouse featured on Cabin Porn – the great Tumblr site that became a best-selling book worldwide. If you want some inspiration for your quiet place somewhere, this is the book for you!
My favourite photo of my Dad George and I taken inside Greenland Place in Camden, London – my photography and graphics studio circa 1986. This was my second premises, having been in a Council incubator unit with Nick and our business The Image Factor, just around the corner in Carol Street Workshops for a year […]
Excerpt from the Observer article about Social Bite’s founder Josh Littlejohn: Half an hour outside Edinburgh, in a tranquil spot in West Lothian, Jonathan Avery sits drinking tea in his prototype NestHouse. It is a dinky place but full of thoughtful touches. There’s a compact, Japanese-style deep-soak bath, a cute mezzanine bedroom with views through a […]
I am very happy that my NestHouse has ended up in Lloyd Kahn’s new book – Small Homes – the Right Size – on sale as of 1st April 2017. Especially having heard Lloyd speak in Kirkcaldy last year. Shelter’s first building book in three years, it covers homes from 400-1200 sq. ft., smaller than a […]
As this exciting project has matured (it’s been three years now!) the website has grown like Topsy throughout the process. So I have just given it a rebuild and refresher (phase 1) and then in phase 2 I will be working on the presentation of the NestHouse as a finalised product so that I can get […]
The NestHouse featured on ITV Border Life, friday 20th Jan 2017. Article about Scotland leading the way with small scale buildings. Click through to watch. NestHouse at 8mins! Click here to view the video (external link).
Homes & Interiors Scotland Jan-Feb 2017 Rounding off a media-crazy 2016 for Tiny House Scotland – Homes & Interiors Scotland are running an article in their architecture section about the NestHouse in Issue 111 Jan/Feb 2017 – just out now!! Photography by yours truly. ; ) Read a preview of the article here. See a selection of […]
A NestHouse – all snug and cosy in a wintery scene!
I am very happy to see my NestHouse feature on Treehugger! Kimberley Mok comments: “In the seating area, there is an interesting arrangement here of the woodstove and stairs that isn’t commonly seen in a tiny house. The woodstove has been placed in the middle of the space, while the stairs going up to the […]
Sunday Times – Homeless Village Titantic Hit Social Bite Edinburgh Tiny House Homeless Village The project came about when we were just thinking about the work we do with Social Bite and with the homeless, and how we could break the cycle of homelessness,” said Littlejohn, who hopes to raise £500,000 by Christmas to put […]
Guardian online – Scottish Homelessness charity Designer Jonathan Avery, Tiny House Scotland, left, sits in front of his NestHouse prototype in Edinburgh with Social Bite’s Josh Littlejohn; also present EDI’s Gordon Munro and Edinburgh North & Leith MSP Ben Macpherson. Photo: Jeff Holmes
The National – Social Bite Tiny House Village