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A New Chapter…

A New Chapter…

We are excited to announce the formation of the newly formed design firm of Thomas and Melhorn Architects. After several years of collaboration with Christian Thomas Construction, John Melhorn and Christian Thomas have merged to create a new architectural partnership. Based in Jupiter, Florida the firm is built on a common philosophy of applying the […]

Every detail matters…

Every detail matters…

Between the design and the actual construction of a house, each unique element needs to be detailed to ensure it is built with functionality, materiality, and beauty, utilitas, firmitas, venustas… also translated as ‘unity in the face of difference’.   Beyond the look of the design, proportion, and arrangement of the elements, is the balance against how to […]

Historic Additions…

Historic Additions…

This is a charming but modest house built in 1925 on South Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach.  The owner’s approach is that of a curator, a custodian, of old Florida’s heritage.  The main living spaces open east onto a large lot overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway and Palm Beach beyond.   The owners had the all too familiar need for more […]

INTRODUCING THOMAS & MELHORN ARCHITECTS

Having worked for and with numerous classical architects and designers in New York and Palm Beach, John Melhorn founded his firm on a fervent passion for traditional architecture based on historical precedent and detailing. In 2012, he opened his own office based in West Palm Beach. Recently, second generation builder and architect Christian Thomas and the architectural office of John Melhorn merged studios in May 2016.

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  Thomas & Melhorn Architects, LLC

935 Town Hall – Suites 2

Jupiter, Florida 33458

Office (561) 250-6946

john@jmmarc.com

 

John M. Melhorn, AIA – Maintains licensure in the state of Florida.  Registration #96127 in Architecture & Interior Design

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As a firm, Thomas & Melhorn Architects specialize in comprehensive custom residential architectural services with a focus on creating unique and sophisticated personalized spaces.  The office and its staff provides clients with a full range of architectural services, guiding the project from design through construction until completion.  The design philosophy stems from an appreciation of the classical vocabulary, historical precedent, and vernacular detail, all of which are considered when creating comfortable homes in appropriate styles for any location or client.

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