Butler Armsden Architects

A modern Napa Valley retreat tucked away in historic downtown St. Helena. Photo: David Duncan Livingston.

About the Firm

Principals: owner

Contact: info@butlerarmsden.com,

1420 Sutter Street, First Floor
San Francisco, CA 94109
T 415-674-5554 | F 415-674-5558

Services Offered


Interior Design

Landscape Design

Regions Served

San Francisco & Bay Area

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Butler Armsden Architects is an award-winning, high-end architecture firm in the Pacific Heights neighborhood of San Francisco. Leading the office is Lewis Butler who received his formal training at Stanford University and Harvard’s Graduate School of Design. He joined the distinguished firm of William Turnbull and Associates before founding Butler Armsden with his wife Catherine Armsden in 1985. For 25 years the firm has specialized in new and remodeled homes with a diverse portfolio which includes everything from contemporary single-family homes and condos in the city to family cabins and vacation homes in the country.