Vote for Swallowtail for Best Architectural Firm in Charleston. Voting is open for The Post and Courier 2019 Charleston's Choice Awards. Swallowtail Architecture has been nominated and we'd like your vote.
Rachel Burton has been named Certified Residential Architect by ArCH (Architects Creating Homes). ArCH is the international organization of Licensed Architects focused on residential architecture, professional excellence, member assistance, and friendship & success.
Swallowtail Architecture beat out the competition and was voted best architectural firm in Charleston by the readers of The Post and Courier. The Charleston Choice Awards are voted on annually by The Post and Courier readers. Thousands vote on an [...]
We are so pleased to have been nominated for this local honor. It means a lot to us to see our little firm recognized with such a prestigious group of our peers. To be only 1 of 3 residential architects is a true milestone for our firm.
Swallowtail is happy to share that we have been named Best of HomeGuide in the Architect category for 2018. HomeGuide aggregates list of home design professionals nationally and after looking at dozens of other pros in the Greater Charleston area, [...]
Architects Creating Homes’ has awarded Swallowtail Architecture, working in Charleston, another five residential design awards for 2018. The ArCH Design Excellence in Residential Design is an international competition and the winners were announced in May 2018.
Swallowtail Architecture is starting to use 3D drawings as a design tool so we can really see what the home will look like, and so can the Owners! Our home owners wanted a beautiful classic lowcountry home, with a symmetrical [...]
The Charleston Home Builders Association recently awarded Alair Homes-Charleston the PRISM Award for their work on The Doar House Renovation. They were awarded in one of the Best Remodeled Home categories. Architect Rachel Burton of Swallowtail Architecture designed the renovation of this 1886 home in Summerville, SC.
The Home Builders Association of South Carolina recently awarded Alair Homes Charleston the Pinacle Awards for their work on The Doar House Renovation. Architect Rachel Burton of Swallowtail Architecture designed the renovation of this 1886 home in Summerville, SC. Home [...]
Swallowtail Architects is pleased to announce preliminary design approval for a Rhett’s Bluff Residence new construction project on Kiawah Island. The final submittal process is the next step, with construction planned for November and an estimated completion date of late autumn 2018.
Architects Creating Homes’ awards Swallowtail Architecture four residential design awards for ArCH’s 2017 Design Excellence in Residential Design. The winners of this international competition were announced June 1. Burton’s winning designs include a coastal island renovation, two marshfront homes and a fourth award, in Dunes West, for “The Blue Kitchen.”
Swallowtail Architecture, Mount Pleasant; May 23, 2017 – Exciting things are happening at Swallowtail Architecture and we are pleased to announce that we have opened a second office! The new space is located at 1470 Ben Sawyer Blvd. in suite [...]
Swallowtail Architecture wins BZA Approval for Fort Moultire’s Ordinance Shop to Become a Special Exception Residential Building
Swallowtail Architecture of Summerville has BZA approval to classify a Fort Moultrie building dating back to the 1800s as a 'Special Exception.' The Sullivan Island project, one of Swallowtail’s three current Lowcountry historic renovations.
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Recently obtained from the Atlanta Archives, this richly detailed copy of the map of Fort Moultrie shows considerable detail and information about the Fort. Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina; Jan 19, 2017 –– Swallowtail [...]
ENR Southeast, one of 10 regional publications from Engineering News-Record, announced the winners of their 16th annual 'Best Projects' in the Southeast. Swallowtail Architecture was honored to be recognized for their commercial architectural design work for the Forest Trails Wastewater [...]
Burton: 1:32, 2:58, 3:31, 3:58 Architect Rachel Burton of Charleston was selected among 50 architects to be featured in a video on the Business of Architecture.com. The video showcases the a day in the life of architects from [...]
It may not seem like much to the world at large, but putting up our first job site signs was a big deal for us! For us, it meant we were on our way to becoming the office we dreamed [...]
Custom Residential Architect’s Network (CRAN) Charrette Thirty Charleston Architects from CRAN gathered for an intensive one-day design charrette. The teams worked to design and draw the Construction Documents for 5 new homes for Habitat for Humanity. Rachel Burton, as Team [...]