Ocean Home 50: Royal Barry Wills
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Royal Barry Wills conceives every house to fulfill the unique dreams and aspirations of each of its clients and to take advantage of the opportunities present in each site.
The firm designs modern homes to reflect the passion it shares with its clients for the beauty of traditional architecture, and strives to achieve beauty, functionality and durability in every project through artful composition, thoughtful planning and careful detailing.
Now in the firm’s 10th decade and third generation of leadership, the design of every project is still guided by the direct involvement of a member of the Wills family.
Principal Jessica Barry Wills-Lipscomb is the third generation of the Wills family to lead the firm. She is continuing the tradition of the celebrated firm, focusing on residential designs that draw inspiration from early American architecture. She has designed single-family residences on Cape Cod and in suburban Boston as well as in New Hampshire and Texas.
In addition to his expertise with residential architecture, principal J. Douglas Wills-Lipscomb has extensive experience with education projects acquired with several other firms as well as from serving as the University Architect and Director of Facilities Planning and Development at The University of Texas at San Antonio.
He has led the effort on several college and university master plans and has led planning efforts for classroom and lab buildings, student housing, parking structures, and athletics and recreation facilities.
For more information, www.royalbarrywills.com