Since 1990 Craig Brearley Architects has produced outstanding designs with great respect for quality and detail. Serving Long Beach Island and the surrounding area, CWB designs are expressive, unique and display an influence of shoreline beauty.


Craig Brearley’s 24 years of diversified architectural and design consulting experience has given him the ability to consistently provide dedicated professionalism in these areas of construction:


•Single Family Custom Homes
•Coastal Design and CAFRA Permitting
•Alterations and Additions
•Development Housing
•Commercial Projects
•Shopping Centers
•Office Buildings
•Historic Rehab
•Land Planning


Ocean County is home to some of the best restuarants, shopping and living communities in the Northeast. One of the fastest growing counties in New Jersey, excellent school systems and year round natural beauty have propelled this seaside area into a popular community for luxurious custom residences. Whether you’re dreaming of a sprawling oceanfront with wrap-around decks for entertaining or a quiet estate surrounded by pine forests, Craig Brearley and the Ocean County landscape can make dreams into reality.


Hotel LBI

CWB Architecture is proud to announce the approval of the new Hotel LBI by the Ship Bottom Land Use Board. The project will include 105 upscale hotel rooms, a banquet hall, dining areas, an indoor pool and a roof top social area with views of the bay. This spectacular project is expected to begin construction by the fall of 2018, according to the Owner, Chris Vernon. Chris is also the Owner of the Mallard Island Yacht Club and Bonnet Island, two projects also designed by CWB Architecture. We are pleased to have been a part of this project as the design Architect in conjunction with Deaver Architects, who will be completing the construction documents.

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AIA Jersey Shore Awards

CWB Architecture is proud to have been recognized for multiple awards through the AIA Jersey Shore Chapter at their awards ceremony this year. CWB Architecture has earned the Architectural Firm of the Year Award for 2016, which the firm also won in 2013. The firm is proud to have been chosen for this prestigious award, which was given to recognize their extensive work in Cape May, Atlantic, Burlington, Ocean, Monmouth, Middlesex and Bergen Counties; as well as notable volunteer work in the community. CWB has been instrumental in the reconstruction of the Shore Area since Hurricane Sandy having completed over 1,200 projects since 2012. The firm looks forward to continue its tradition of respected and quality design work throughout New Jersey and beyond.

The office currently has a staff of nine, including a recently registered architect, three architectural graduates and three ARE candidates. Arnold Boyle, a Project Manager at CWB, was recognized with the Young Architect of the Year Award. He also currently serves as Secretary of the AIA Jersey Shore. Sarah Jennings, an ARE candidate, was also recognized with the Intern of the Year Award. She presently serves on the Executive Committee for the AIA Jersey Shore as the treasurer.

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