SHELDON PENNOYER ARCHITECTS is an award-winning architectural practice located in Concord, New Hampshire.
The studio specializes in the design of regionally appropriate houses and institutions that are well integrated with their surrounding landscapes; a core principle is the belief that a unique “sense of place” is created in lasting, well-designed architecture that seeks harmony with its surroundings.
Numerous awards over the past 25 years include multiple honors for Excellence in Architecture from the New Hampshire Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, the Boston Society of Architects, the Central Massachusetts Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, the U.S. Green Building Council award of LEED platinum certification for a single-family house, and recognition by PLAN NH for Excellence in Planning, Design and Development. In 2016, SPA received the Excellence in Green Design Award from NH HOME, and in 2018 it was honored with HOME OF THE YEAR Award. In 2019, NH HOME MAGAZINE awarded SPA the Honorable Mention in the Addition/Renovation Category. The practice has received from AIA New Hampshire the Honor Award for Excellence in Sustainability, and the Rick & Duffy Monahon Award for Design Excellence in Architectural Restoration and Preservation. We have made the pledge to the AIA 2030 COMMITMENT which allows us to evaluate the impact our design decisions have on the energy performance of our buildings.