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Goldhawk 1

Goldhawk Road, London

We conducted a number of feasibility studies and pre-application meetings with the Local Authority to assess the viability of fitting a home into a 3m wide infill site. The concept was based on a rectangular box punctuated to create articulation, and the use of a light well garden to insert foliage and daylight into the […]

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No 4 Frankwell

Mountfields, Shrewsbury

Located on a constrained site within a conservation area and inside the curtilage of a Grade II listed building this scheme was completed in December 2013. Working closely with the conservation officer we gained planning permission for a design which provided three storeys of accommodation within a two storey façade. This enabled us to maximise […]

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Brackenbury 2

Brackenbury Village, London

Mixed use development comprising of 24 townhouses, 4 mews houses & 28 apartments Planning consent was approved in 2010 by the Secretary of State following a public enquiry. The scheme comprised of three distinct elements tied together by a shared communal space and architectural language. The client provided a simple brief – to maximise the […]

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Meole 3

Meole Village, Shropshire

Situated within an orchard, on the boundary of a conservation area, and surrounded on all sides by residential properties this scheme for seven dwellings was designed with the expectation of significant local opposition. This resulted in a layout whereby the elevations were set back from the boundaries and the existing boundary screening retained. This has […]

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Llanymynech 1

Llanymynech, Powys

Working alongside a local property developer we provided an indicative site layout for 35 dwellings. This site was an extension of an adjoining housing development which the developer had previously successfully completed. The houses are positioned along a gently curving spine road which breaks up the visual impact of the scheme at street level. The […]

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Kinnerly 2

Kinnerly, Shropshire

Scheme design and full planning application submitted for 12 dwellings which included 2,3 & 4 bed properties. The existing hedgerow and trees have been retained along the access road to provide a visual screen. This creates a scheme which is self-contained and minimises any impact on its neighbours. The mix of houses was designed to […]

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Ellesmere 2

Ellesmere, Shropshire

Full planning consent was approved in December 2013 for the construction of 9 two and three bed dwellings. Situated alongside a busy road the site layout was orientated to retain the existing tree screen. This will act as a wildlife zone to minimise the impact of the road on the development and provide an attractive […]

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Coedpoeth 2

Coedpoeth, Wrexham

Situated within the settlement of Coedpoeth, this scheme proposed the conversion of a public house into a single residential dwelling. Located within the designated District Shopping Centre the proposal to convert the public house to a residential use was in conflict with local planning policy which resisted the loss of shopping or leisure facilities. Within […]

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Bayston Hill 2

Bayston Hill, Shropshire

Having been approached by a local property developer to assist in the purchase of the site of a former public house we produced sketch designs to provide 8 dwellings. This maximised the full potential of the site and enabled the developer to successfully purchase the public house. Prominently located within the village the scheme was […]

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Bangor, Gwynedd

Situated within a conservation area in the university city of Bangor we worked alongside the landowner’s agent to produce a scheme for 39 apartments. This was a confined site with existing residential properties on all boundaries. We produced a carefully considered scheme which positioned the accommodation in the centre of the site to ensure appropriate […]

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