New Home Construction North Shore – Custom Home Builders and Architects

Scott Simpson Design + Build is an experienced, unified team of architects and custom home builders specializing in designing and building new construction homes across the Chicagoland area. We invite you to visit our office in Northbrook and to tour some of our award-winning projects in local North Shore communities. Until then – have a look at some of our favorite custom new construction design-build projects!

Modern Tudor

After years in a beautiful, LEED Platinum-certified house we built for them on a corner lot in Glencoe our second build with this family was focused on finding a more private, larger lot that could allow them to spread out a bit.

Glencoe
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Rustic Chic

With responsibility for both architecture and construction, we were able to infuse every detail with the energy and personality of these Northbrook homeowners – and there were a lot of both!

Northbrook
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Resort Living

After years as a real estate broker located in Glencoe, our client and her husband dreamed of a custom home that would inspire frequent family gatherings and longer visits from the grandkids – with a resort-style vibe and amenities.

Glencoe
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French Country

Old-World style meets modern luxury amenities, infusing first floor focused living with multiple amenities and an array of stunning, resort-style architectural features.

Glenview
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Modern Farmhouse

We designed and built this modern farmhouse for longtime Evanston residents who wanted to downsize while young to keep their focus on remaining active in the community.

Evanston
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Contemporary Tudor

A rare new construction in highly-desirable East Kenilworth, Illinois features a harmonious design with the highest level of luxury throughout.

Kenilworth

Modern Fusion

Modern details are balanced and softened with the handmade materials and natural woods of a traditional home, making for a truly unique custom home design-build in Evanston.

Evanston

Modern Pool House

A sanctuary that includes the luxury of an expansive pool, modern pool house and extensive family activity areas built with signature craftsmanship and sustainable building techniques.

Wilmette
Wilmette Modern pool house with recycled ash siding, pergola-covered pool deck, sliding doors and dark tiled pool

Modern Craftsman

State-of-the art technology elements paired with nature-driven, health-optimizing design and amenities drive the architecture for a beautifully unpretentious empty-nest home.

Northbrook
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Eco-Prairie

This was the first LEED gold certified home in Glenview – featuring sophisticated green technologies – while still creating a beautiful and comfortable home tailored to one-level living.

Glenview
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Eco-Rustic

Numerous, future-forward, cost-saving and eco-conscious technologies allowed us to design and build a unique, environmentally sensitive home in Wilmette.

Wilmette
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Coastal Elegance

The birth of a custom home with a coastal design style we dubbed “soft Hamptons.” These Northbrook homeowners wanted east coast architecture with a personalized, soft, beachy vibe.

Northbrook
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Farm-Style

Natural elements are the centerpiece of this Northbrook new construction’s thoughtful design and unique details.

Northbrook
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Family-Focused

Blocks from Lake Michigan, this new construction home in Kenilworth meets the demands of a young, busy family with warmth and cheer.

Kenilworth
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Leed-Qualified

The first house in Wilmette to be certified LEED-H Platinum minimizes environmental impact while offering guilt-free comfort to an energetic family.

Wilmette
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Shingle Style

Natural light, an outdoor kitchen, multi-screen sports room and transoms throughout bring out the beauty of design and build for a family that loves to entertain.

Wilmette
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Farmhouse Charm

Light and bright home designed and built with a focus on high-design within a disciplined budget – every room has a purpose and the Carolina-inspired charm is tangible.

Northbrook
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Eco-Contemporary

This growing family raising 3 boys in Northbrook needed a home that could handle mud and sports equipment as easily as it could a houseful of dinner guests.

Northbrook
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Modern Homes

The clean lines, minimalism, natural materials, unadorned windows that bring in natural light and uncluttered spaces that are emphasized by modern home architects and modern home design.

Second Homes

Creating idyllic home-away-from-home residences in our clients’ favorite second home spots like Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, downtown Chicago or even Colorado.

Green Homes

We help guide choices for healthy buildings, clean energy, earth-friendly materials, local sourcing and long-lasting quality construction dedicated to sustainability.

Historic Home Renovation