Meyer | Greeson | Paullin | Benson

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Meyer | Greeson | Paullin | Benson seeks to understand the personal experiences, passions and dreams of every patron as inspiration for each residence. Drawing on years of experience, the firm has an appreciation of subtle regional influences and understands the opportunities and limitations inherent in each site, seeking to maximize views, daylight, and integration with the surroundings. The goal is to produce beautiful, timeless homes that harmoniously address these guiding influences in a simple yet imaginative way. Residences maintain a human scale, balanced proportions, memorable compositions, and an intelligent use of expertly crafted materials. We invite you to view the following sampling of the our work.


We offer a full range of comprehensive services to take a project from inspiration to realization, including site evaluation, architectural and interior design services, construction management and landscaping enhancement. Our collaborative environment ensures a successful project by keeping communication open with our clients and contractors throughout the building process. We are committed to bringing the full benefit of our experience to each project, regardless of size and scope. Our long-standing relationships with the finest builders and subcontractors in the region result in beautiful and enduring structures every time.


Our award-winning firm includes members of the American Institute of Architects, the National Trust for Historic Preservation and the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission, ASID (American Society of Interior Designers), and USGBC (US Green Building Council).


MGPB is working on a substantial renovation of the Lassiter House, designed by A. G. Odell Jr., a national historic landmark.

Read "Modernist Aficionados Help Save Home" / Charlotte Observer, January 23, 2012...

Meyer Greeson Paullin Benson Architecture and Interior Design’s Sammy Greeson, AIA is highlightedin special interest magazine, Décor – The Most Exquisite Rooms Ever, Fall/Winter 2010, in the article “Engaging Personality”.
Sammy was called upon for his expertise on designing a sophisticated yet comfortable home, rich with character but without alot of fuss. Greeson’s shingle-style house design provided a historical façade with more relaxed interior architectural elements.

In-house Designer Kevin Carpenter Comments on How to Merge Styles in a Home

Read “The Great Decorating Debate” in Charlotte Magazine’s Home & Garden...

Meyer Greeson Paullin Benson Expand Their Portfolio

The firm has received a commission to design a home in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina.

Meyer Greeson Paullin Benson Recently Renovated A 1925 Colonial Revival Home

We have been awarded the 2010 Myers Park Homeowners’ Preservation Award.

Read article in The Oak Leaf, the Myers Park Homeowners Association newsletter...


Luxury Home Quarterly, “Family Rituals Create Homes with Built-In History”, Winter 2012

Veranda, “A Light Grace”, March-April 2012

Charlotte Urban Home, “The New Bold South”, June-July 2012

Charlotte Home and Garden, “The Great Decorating Debate”, April 2010

Traditional Home, “All is Calm, All is Light”, Holiday 2009

Charlotte Home and Garden, “A Modern Portrait”, Summer 2009

Charlotte Home and Garden, “The Modernizers”, Spring 2008

Dream Homes Carolinas, 2007

Charlotte Magazine, “Rebirth in Dilworth”, January 2007

Domino, “A Classic Ranch Grows Up”, October 2007

Beautiful Southern Homes by Better Homes and Gardens, “Blue Ridge Hideaway”, Fall/Winter 2006

Charlotte Magazine, “A Family Affair: Three families”, October 2006

Florida Design, “Pure Forms, Fine Art”, Fall 2005

Bathroom Trends, “Modern Classic”, Volume 16, No. 1

Beautiful Homes by Better Homes and Gardens, “Amid Mountain Majesties”, Winter 2004

Realtor Reflections, “Missy Luczak”, May 2004

Beautiful Homes by Better Homes and Garden, “Breaking Away”, Summer 2004

Decorating by Better Homes and Gardens, “Small Wonder”, September/October 2004

Today’s Custom Home, “Charlotte’s Country Estate”, Spring 2003

Charlotte Home Design, “Mountain Retreat”, July 2002

Charlotte Home Design, “Make Way for Art”, March 2002

House & Garden, “Life on the Edge”, January 2000

Citi Magazine, “At Home in a Pastoral Paradise”, July 1998

Southern Accents, “Inside and Out”, May/June 1996

NC Home, “Rays of Hope”, February 1994

NC Home, “A Standout”, March 1993

NC Home February, “The Call of the Wild”, 1992

North Carolina Homes & Gardens, “Townhouse Living”, February/March 1992

North Carolina Architecture, “Residential Architecture”, May/June 1992

NC Home, “Mixing It Up”, June 1992

Southern Accents, “Quiet Charm in Roaring Gap”, July/August 1992

Southern Accents, September 1991

Citi Magazine, “The 1990s: The Decade to Plan your Dream House”, Spring 1990

North Carolina Architect, “Purser Wood Floors”, May/June 1985

Southern Accents, “The Taj-Garage”, July/August 1984

Decorating Step by Step by Southern Living, “Mountain Lodging”

Home and Architecture Trends, “Mountaintop Hideaway”, Volume 16 No. 4


James E. Meyer, AIA, Partner

Sam W. Greeson, AIA, Partner

T. Mark Paullin, AIA, Partner

Matthew S. E. Benson, AIA, LEED, AP, Partner

Eric Binder, AIA

Kevin Carpenter

Christopher Hensley

Chris Barth

Harrison Kollm

Cassidy Montgomery

Piper Warner, AIA

Ryan Windt, ASID

We welcome the opportunity to discuss our services. We can be reached at:

Meyer | Greeson | Paullin | Benson
320 South Tryon Street, Suite 222
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Telephone: 704 375-1001
Facsimile: 704 333-3620

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