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Housing Architects London Essex

Meet Our Team Leaders

As a team of specialist housing architects, we share a common vision – to design spaces that inspire, uplift, and enhance people’s lives across London, Essex and beyond.

Our team is made up from diverse backgrounds and experiences, each bringing a unique perspective and skillset to the studio environment. We thrive on collaboration, brainstorming, and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. Most importantly, we love what we do, and we hope that it shows in the work we produce.

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Housing Architects London Essex

John Crowley


John Crowley graduated with First Class Honours from University College Dublin in 2012.

In developing his professional experience he has worked for a variety of award-winning architecture practices in the UK, Ireland and Denmark.

Prior to founding Anthro Architecture, John worked as the Creative Director of award-winning architecture firm ODOS Architects, establishing a UK office for the practice in 2014.

He is passionate about the role of the Architect within the wider construction industry and constantly seeks to bring added value to the service that the architect provides.

He completed a Post Grad In Architectural Professional Practice at UCD in 2015.
He is a registered Architect and a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects and the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland.

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Marta Wlodarczyk

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Prior to joining the Anthro Team, Marta worked with Lisbon-based Atelier Zinho Antunes and in London with Pip Horne Studio.

She graduated from University of Brighton 2010 and London Metropolitan University in 2014, and became a member of Portuguese Order of Architects in 2022.

She has a wealth of experience leading design teams on a range of exemplary hotels, healthcare and award-winning housing projects in the UK and abroad.

Marta is our innovation and technical design lead on all our residential and housing projects.

Marta is a keen surfer and spends her weekends chasing waves along the Portuguese Coast!

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Founded by John Crowley, Anthro Architecture seeks to create innovative and beautifully crafted buildings that enrich the lives of the people we design for.

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The Anthro Process is an evolution of the RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) Plan of work and is set out in a series of simple design stages.

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Over the years, we’ve had the privilege of being recognised by some of the most prestigious organisations in the industry for our innovative designs, exceptional craftsmanship, and commitment to excellence.

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