Past Portfolio

Years with Allies & Morrison

Msheireb Housing

The residential buildings at Msheireb are part of the 35 hectare masterplan in Downtown Doha. Comprising 40 large family homes and two mixed-use apartment buildings, The site is arranged as a series of ‘fereej’ clusters, each of which enjoys communal garden spaces and shared majlis buildings.

The Brief from the start of the project was to create homes where Qatari families could feel comfortable living in the heart of the city – to revive one of Doha’s oldest neighbourhoods as a prime residential address.

With a wide variety of architectural responses, the project is a contemporary reinterpretation of Qatari architecture and urban form; both the traditional buildings of stone and timber, and the early modern vernacular.


The site is currently under construction.

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Past Portfolio*

King's Cross Central

Bankside 123

Liverpool One

St Andrew’s Bow

Msheireb Downtown Doha

Diwan Annex

Qatar National Archive

Amiri Guard

Msheireb Housing

MEC, Doha

Cooling Tower, Doha

Sidra Village, Doha

Great Northern Hotel

Paternoster Square

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* Projects while at Allies & Morrison

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