AWARDS

 
 

 
 
  • 2017 - A-List Awards for Best Traditional Architecture over 7,000 square feet - Cornwall, CT
  • 2016 - Trumbauer Award of Excellence in Renovation/Sympathetic Addition - "Buttonwood" in Philadelphia, PA
  • 2015 - Palladio Award for Best Sympathetic Addition - "Buttonwood" in Philadelphia, PA
  • 2015 - Best of Houzz for Design and Customer Satisfaction. Houzz is a leading platform for home remodeling and design. Peter Zimmerman Architects' design work was the most popular among the 25 million monthly users on Houzz. Customer Satisfaction honors are determined by a variety of factors, including the number and quality of client reviews a professional received in 2014.
  • 2014 - Best of Houzz for Design. Peter Zimmerman Architects' design work was the most popular among the 25 million monthly users on Houzz.
  • 2013 - Best of Houzz for Design. Peter Zimmerman Architects' design work was the most popular among the 25 million monthly users on Houzz.
  • 2013 - Palladio Award, Adaptive Re-Use/Sympathetic Additions - addition to Haverford, PA residence.
  • 2011 - Custom Home magazine's Design Grand Award for Sweetwater Farm Winery, Glen Mills, PA. 
  • 2010-  HOBI Award – Honored by the state of Connecticut for Best Custom Home in the 5-6,000 square foot category. A new house in Southport, CT built by Hobbs.
  • 2008 - Historic Preservation Award given by the Historic Commission and the Historic Architectural Review Board of Lower Merion Township for: “Addition and Preservation of Historic Heritage.” Addition to a private residence in Gladwyne, PA.
  • 2008 - Senatorial Citation - Honored by PA State Senate for the Historic Restoration of a private residence in Gladwyne, PA.
  • 2007 - Historic Preservation Award given by the Historic Commission and the Historic Architectural Review Board of Lower Merion Township for: “Addition and Preservation of Historic Heritage.” Addition to a private residence in Gladwyne, PA.
  • 2007 - Senatorial Citation - Honored by PA State Senate for the Historic Restoration of a private residence in Gladwyne, PA.
  • 2006 - Historic Preservation Award given by the Historic Commission and the Historic Architectural Review Board of Lower Merion Township for: “Addition and Preservation of Historic Heritage.” Addition to a private residence in Bryn Mawr, PA.
  • 2006 - Senatorial Citation - Honored by PA State Senate for the Historic Restoration of a private residence in Bryn Mawr, PA.
  • 2006 - Palladio Awards, Adaptive Re-Use/Sympathetic Additions- addition to Chester County residence.
  • 2004 - Palladio Awards, Adaptive Re-Use/Sympathetic Additions- addition to Bryn Mawr residence.
  • 2003 - Pryramid Awards, Best Residential Renovation under $250,000 category; with MJM Builders.
  • 2003 - Palladio Awards - Adaptive Re-Use/Sympathetic Additions - addition to St. David’s residence.
  • 2002 - National Home Builders' Renaissance Design Competition, Grand Award, addition to St. David’s house built by C. Raymond Davis.
  • 2001 - Custom Home magazine’s Design Merit Awards for Gladwyne Residence, PA
  • 1998 - Custom Home magazine’s Design Merit Awards for River Guest House, MD
  • 1998 - National Home Builders Paragon Awards, Design Merit Award for Private Residence in Paoli, PA    
  • 1998 - National Home Builders Paragon Awards, Design Merit Award for River Guest House, MD
  • 1998 - AIA Pennsylvania, People’s Choice Award, River Guest House, MD
  • 1998 - Custom Home magazine’s Design Merit Awards for Private Residence, Paoli, PA
  • 1997 - AIA Pennsylvania, Excellence in Architectural Design, River Guest House, MD
  • 1997 - Builder’s Choice Grand Award for River Guest House
  • 1997 - Custom Home magazine’s Design Merit Award for residence.
  • 1997 - Associated Builders and Contractor’s Nation Award of Merit, residential category.
  • 1997 – Home Builders Association of Chester and Delaware Counties, Pyramid Award, Best of Show Award
  • 1997 - National Home Builders Paragon Awards, Design Merit Award, Residence
  • 1996 - Nomination for Ballinger Award for residence in Palm Beach.
  • 1996 - Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. award for “Best Residence” in Southeastern Pennsylvania
  • 1995 - Custom Home magazine, Design Merit Award, for Renovation
  • 1995 - Philadelphia Business Journal, Building Excellence Award finalist for Private Residence
  • 1995 - Homebuilders Association of Chester and Delaware Counties, Pyramid Award, Best Custom Home of the Year over $800,000.
  • 1995 - National Home Builders Paragon Awards, Design Merit Award for Renovation
  • 1995 - Philadelphia Business Journal, 40 Under 40 Young Business Leader’s Award
  • 1994 - Main Line Builders Association, Best Single Family House over 5,000 Sq. Ft.
  • 1994 - Philadelphia Business Journal, Building Excellence Award finalist for West Conshohocken Borough Hall renovation.
  • 1994 - National Home Builders, Paragon Awards, Grand Award
  • 1994 - Custom Home magazine’s Paragon Award, Best Over-all Home over 3,000 Sq. Ft.
  • 1993 - Philadelphia Business Journal, Building Excellence Awards, for Single Family House
  • 1993 - Philadelphia Business Journal, Building Excellence Awards, Mixed Use Building.
  • 1993 - Better Homes and Gardens, Grand prize for home design.
  • 1992 - The Delaware Valley Builders Association, Pyramid Award, Addition of the Year.
  • 1992 - National Trust for Historic Preservation competition, 3rd Place, Sympathetic Additions category.
  • 1992 - Montgomery County, PA, Outstanding Land Development Award
  • 1992 - Philadelphia Business Journal, Building Excellence Awards, Single Family House
  • 1992 - Philadelphia Business Journal, Building Excellence Awards, Mixed Use Building
  • 1989 - AIA Pennsylvania, Design Merit Award, for “Smith Studio”
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Publications


 
 
  • 2017 - CTC & G (Connecticut Cottages and Gardens): David Masello, "Set in Stone." pages 70-79. November, 2017.
  • 2017 - From Classic to Contemporary -"A Sense of Place." pages 224-267. Elissa Cullman and Tracey Pruzen, The Monacelli Press. October, 2017.
  • 2017 - The Making of Three Gardens - "Turtle Bluff." pages 36-83. Jorge Sanchez, Merrell Press. October, 2017.
  • 2016 - Early Homes: Regina Cole, "Faithful to Local Roots." pages 47-49. Spring - Summer 2016.
  • 2015 - The Art of Classical Detail II - An Ideal Collaboration, Phillip James Dodd, Images Publishing. December 2015.
  • 2015 - Period Homes: Annabel Hsin, "All in the Details." July 2015.
  • 2014 - New Old House: Mary Grauerholz, "Fly Away Home." Fall 2014.
  • 2014 - County Lines Magazine: Matt Freeman, "Flyaway." September 2014.
  • 2014 - County Lines Magazine: Laurel Anderson, "Belgrave Farm." March 2014.
  • 2013 - Period Homes: Nancy A. Ruhling, " Seamless Addition." pages 36-39. July, 2013.
  • 2013 – Coastal Living: Marion Laffey Fox, “ Glad Tidings. ” pages 60–65. Winter, 2013.
  • 2012 – Hunt Magazine: Merrill Witty, “ A New Old House: The Work of Peter Zimmerman. ” pages 44–47 & 70. Fall, 2012.
  • 2012 – Period Homes Magazine: Annabel Hsin, “ Natural Progression. ” pages 16-19. March, 2012.
  • 2011 – Early Homes Magazine: Patricia Poore, “ Country Kitchens ”pages 44-46. Fall/Winter, 2011.
  • 2011 – Custom Home Magazine: Meghan Dreuding, “Grand Award – Accessory Building.” page 64. May/June, 2011.
  • 2011 – New Old House Magazine: Mary Grauerholz, “Fairfield Federal.” pages 29-35. Spring Summer, 2011.
  • 2011 – House Beautiful Magazine: Lisa Cregan, “Finely Tailored.”pages 96-107. April, 2011.
  • 2011 – County Lines Magazine: Matt Freeman, “Storytelling with Architecture.” pages 26-33. January, 2011.
  • 2010 – Period Homes Magazine: Nancy Berry, “Okie Inspired.” pages 23 – 25. November, 2010.
  • 2010 – Main Line Today Magazine: Tara Behan, “Beach Beauty” pages 48 – 51. Aug, 2010.
  • 2010 - New Old House Magazine:  Nancy Berry, "Suspension of Disbelief." pages 40–47. Spring, 2010.
  • 2010 - County Lines Magazine: Pam George, “Put Your Best Face Forward.” pages 39-42. February, 2010.
  • 2009 - This Old House Magazine: Meghan Dockendorf, “Colonial Style Dining Room.” pages 32, 33 & 96. November, 2009.
  • 2009 - New Old House Magazine: J. Robert Ostergaard, "House and Garden." pages 34–41. Winter 2009.
  • 2009 - Main Line Today Magazine: Tara Behan, “Designing Minds: Architect for the Ages” March, 2009.
  • 2009 - Roots of Home; Our Journey to a New Old House, Russell Versaci AIA “Pennsylvania Dutch Farmhouse.” pages 226 – 243. The Taunton Press
  • 2008 - The Hunt Magazine: Stacia Friedman, “Conservatories and Solariums: Twilight Within.” pages 38–41. Fall, 2008.
  • 2008 - Period Homes Magazine: Martha McDonald, “Connecting To the Past.” pages 14–16. November, 2008.
  • 2008 - New Rooms for Old Houses: Beautiful Additions for the Traditional Home, Frank Shirley AIA, “Embracing a Bold Idea.” pages 114 – 121. “A Home Built from the Land.” pages 252–259. The Taunton Press.
  • 2007 - Main Line Today Magazine: Tara Behan, “Victorian Vision” pages 50–54. Jan, 2007.
  • 2007 - New Old House Magazine: Logan Ward, “Cottage Living”pages 66–75. Spring, 2007.
  • 2007 - Chester County Life Magazine: Tony Rotondo, “Our Architects: Designing, Preserving and Building Chester County”pages 10–20.         March/April 2007.
  • 2007 - MainLine Magazine: Amanda Weko, “Rebuilding History”pages 103–105. March/April 2007.
  • 2007 - Period Homes Magazine: Peter Zimmerman AIA, “Natural Light” pages 10–12. March, 2007.
  • 2007 - Period Homes MagazineHadiya Strasberg, “Windows Your Way” pages 87 & 88. July, 2007.
  • 2006 - New Old House Magazine: Logan Ward, “Inventing A Past”pages 47-57. Fall, 2006.
  • 2006 - Florida Design Magazine: De Schofield, “Seduction on South Beach” Volume 16, No. 3. Fall, 2006.
  • 2006 - Period Homes Magazine: Martha McDonald, “The 2006 Palladio Awards; Sympathetic Addition Winner: Peter Zimmerman Architects, Adding History” pages 23-25. July, 2006.
  • 2005 - Philadelphia Inquirer: Matthew P. Blanchard, “The classic Main Line Mansion is Back” pages A1-A8. January 9, 2006.
  • 2005 - Period Homes Magazine: Eve M. Kahn, “The Road Less Travelled” pages 6-10. November, 2005.
  • 2005 - Period Homes Magazine: Marieke Cassia Gartner, “Repair, Replace, Revive” pages 154–158. November, 2005.
  • 2004 - Beach Homes, “Guest House by the Bay.” pages 69-75. Taunton Press.
  • 2004 - Period Homes Magazine: Marieke Cassia Gartner, “Pennsylvania Tudor.” pages 24-27. Summer, 2004.
  • 2003 - Creating a New Old House; Yesterday’s Character for Today’s Home, Russell Versaci, AIA, “A New Farmstead with a Past.” pages 83-93.                The Taunton Press.
  • 2003 - Period Homes Magazine: Marieke Cassia Gartner, “From Sore Thumb to Sympathetic Addition.” Summer,2003.
  • 2003 - Updating Classic America Colonials, Matthew Schoenherr, “Rural Victory.” pages 128-133. The Taunton Press.
  • 2003 - Updating Classic America Capes, Jane Gitlin, “Little ‘a’ Architecture.” pages 176-181. The Taunton Press.
  • 2003 - Design Ideas for Great American Houses: Small Homes, Editors of Fine Homebuilding, “Guest House by the Bay”, pages 142-149.                           The Taunton Press.
  • 2003 - Philadelphia Magazine’s Home and Garden, “Architecturally Found” pages 124-125. Summer, 2003
  • 2003 - Residential Architect Magazine: “Architects Choice.” pages 62. Spring, 2003.
  • 2003 - Philadelphia Inquirer: Alan J. Heavens, “Unusual Update for a Colonial” May 11, 2003.
  • 2002 - Custom Home Magazine Outdoors: Shelley D. Hutchins, “Pool Houses.” Fall, 2002.
  • 2001 - Custom Home Magazine: “Grand Award.” March, 2001.
  • 2000 - Builder Architect, houses featured in article “Ultra Custom: The Art of Building One-of-a-Kind Houses.”
  • 2000 - Fine Homebuilding Annual Issue on Houses, cover story, Peter Zimmerman, “Guest House by the Bay.” pages 100-105. Summer, 2000.
  • 2000 - Florida Design Magazine: Barbara Marshall, “Traditional Façade Harbors the Unexpected.” pages 310-322.
  • 1999 - Custom Home Magazine “Southeastern Pennsylvania.”
  • 1999 - Philadelphia Inquirer Magazine: “Chester County Studio”
  • 1998 - Building Stone Magazine: “Peter Zimmerman Designs a House.”
  • 1998 - Custom Home Magazine: Leslie Ensor, “Merit Award.” pages 95. Summer, 1998.
  • 1995 - Chester County Town & Country Living Magazine: Beth S. Buxbaum, “White Horse Farm” pages 58-67; 97. Fall/Winter, 1995.
  • 1995 - Custom Homes Magazine: “Three Additions- Custom Home Design Awards.” Nov./Dec. 1995.
  • 1994 - Custom Homes Magazine: “Image Makers.” Jan./Feb., 1994.
  • 1992 - Professional Builder and Remodeler Magazine: project feature.
  • 1992 - Philadelphia Inquirer Magazine, project featured
  • 1989 - Pennsylvania Architect Magazine: “Smith Studio” Spring, 1989.
 
 

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