Since founding Bear René in 2006, we have undertaken projects in London, Berkshire, Surrey, Hertfordshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire, the Balearics, Switzerland, Singapore, Mallorca and South Africa.

This online portfolio is a small selection of our residential and commercial work.

south london house

A seven-bedroom, four-storey Edwardian terraced house in South London that was transformed from derelict property to family home including includes basement swimming pool and gym, kitchen diner, study and playroom.

country estate home

A striking 10,000 ft new-build home with architectural merit and contemporary interior design. Five bedrooms, a guest apartment, two cloakrooms, cinema room, wine cellar, a dog room, swimming pool and gate house.

Berkshire Villa

Artfully refurbished six-bedroom, five-bathroom Ascot villa. Every room was stripped back and renovated including the kitchen, utility room, dining room, family room, drawing room, entrance hall and stairwells. 

Country Cottage

A sympathetic modernisation of a farm cottage in Hampshire, originally a three-bedroom cottage, it was renovated and extended into a five-bedroom home, suitable for a growing family. 


This ultra-luxurious new-build villa showcases the best of regency design and traditional craftsmanship along with modern features including an indoor swimming pool, steam room and sauna – as well as a wine cellar and cinema room.

Riverside Penthouse

Bold design runs throughout this luxury two-storey London penthouse to create an exciting and creative space, that feels like home. From the planning applications and interior architecture, to interior design – we took our client's vision and made it happen.


An iconic Richard Rogers riverside 1600 sq ft apartment cleverly designed to make the best functional use of the open plan space.


A complete renovation of a 7-bedroom Queen Anne country home that honours its history and combines a sense of drama and calm.

Head OfficE

A smart boutique office designed to impress everyone who walks through the door with high-end, yet cost-sensitive, design.


A complete redesign of a 13,000 sq ft vibrant office space in the centre of London to reflect the ethos of a dynamic investment firm.


Full interior design of penthouse apartment, Gasholders, Kings Cross, London
Victorian Cottage with Basement & loft addition, Battersea, London
19th Century Cottage extension & back to brick refurbishment, Berkshire
19th Century Cottage extension & back to brick refurbishment, Hampshire
Grade 2 * listed mansion conversion from commercial to residential use, Berkshire
South Kensington Cottage refurbishment vintage & limited edition furniture selection, South Kensington, London
Full refurbishment & external landscaping of mansion to bring up-to-date for existing owners, Berkshire