Carter + Burton Architecture, PLC

Jim Burton, AIA

Ahouse designed by Carter + Burton  Architecture reflects the careful process of blending site, client program, technical innovation and tasteful artistry. The Berryville, Virginia-based firm has been passionate about integrating modern, sustainable and contextual thought into its work since its formation. The team focuses on new home design as well as renovations, additions, interior design, landscape design and public work.

Carter + Burton has enjoyed a large number of repeat clients, a testament to its overall approach. “Our work demonstrates the process of blending place, program, innovation and craft,” explains principal Jim Burton.

The firm’s projects incorporate energy efficiency, natural daylight and eco-friendly building materials. Carter + Burton’s staff cares deeply about connecting a house and interior space to a site and works to make those spaces comfortable and inspiring.

Burton has refined an engaging and enjoyable design process that ensures clients’ needs are met. “We are problem-solvers who thrive on working with people,” he says. “We are committed to creating sustainable, well-designed work within a wide range of budgets. Many of our design elements inspire storytelling and a sense of spirit and place.”

Carter + Burton’s portfolio has garnered many awards and its work has been published around the world, most recently in WWArchitecture’s 30 of the Most Relevant World Architects, by Oscar Asensio.


Carter + Burton Architecture, PLC




Professional Affiliations

The American Institute of Architects (AIA)