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Calcot Rd, NW1

Calcot Rd, NW1

This novel project involved the construction of a large new-build ‘Pool House’ alongside an existing swimming pool. The pool already had a large enclosure and so the building design was modified to match the shape of the enclosure. The architect’s design also reflected the desire in both shape and materials to reflect the ‘Scandinavian’ feel …

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Lovelace Rd, SE21

Lovelace Rd, SE21

This project required the construction of a basement in order to create a two-story ‘Granny Flat’. Initial works included fully supporting the existing detached residential property, then excavation with full temporary works propping. Difficult access presented an additional challenge for soil removal. Major structural support was required throughout as all sections of the new ‘floor’ …

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Edenbridge, TN8

Edenbridge, TN8

This project consisted of a major basement development (over 2,500 sq ft) adding a complete new basement floor to a large residential house. Disruption to neighbours was kept to a minimum during extensive excavation works. All walls to the detached house were underpinned and a complete new floor added to the property. The new basement …

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Thompson Avenue, TW9

Thompson Avenue, TW9

This project involved a refurbishment of the entire property as well as creation of a rear extension at this semi-detached house. The new spaces face the garden and allow considerably more natural light via the skylights. A large sliding door and cedar cladding created a contemporary exterior look. In addition, the project included a transformation of …

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Elsley Road, SW11

Elsley Road, SW11

In order to give a new lease of life to this Victorian house, the project involved not only a rear extension but also a comprehensive range of works through the entire property. The aim was to make the house look bigger and create some useful space internally as well as externally. Therefore, a small courtyard …

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Archdale Rd, SE22

Archdale Rd, SE22

This development of a relatively standard terrance property transformed the living space in the ground floor by dramatically extending the kitchen and dining area into a new purpose built extension. With very large hardwood sliding doors and a large skylight, the new extension provided a spacious new dining area which complemented the new kitchen. We …

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Mitchell St, EC1V

Mitchell St, EC1V

This major re-working of a semi-industrial warehouse space involved lowering the existing basement area, including full Delta damp-proof membrane system and underfloor heating throughout. Design features included an internal floor/ceiling industrial strength skylight and polished screed floor finish. This, together with the re-claimed bespoke book cabinets created a fantastic retro-industrial office finish. Bespoke mosaic tiling …

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Thornfield Rd, W12

This project was based on a clear design-led premise: To allow the maximum possible light into a lower-ground / partial basement flat. The aim was to create a spacious, modern design, combining openness with privacy. Challenges included: Major structural / Basement works with close surrounding residents in a quiet residential area and keeping good relations …

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Evershot Road, N4

Evershot Road, N4

This project included the demolition of a small existing extension, the construction of a new rear extension and the full refurbishment of the existing ground-floor Victorian flat. The new building not only replaced the old extension but also added the additional 20m² to generate the space for an open-plan kitchen, living space and the second …

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Islington N1, London

This project involved a comprehensive refurbishment of the property as well creating a new basement with a double storey rear extension at this Victorian house in North London.  The lounge, a bespoke kitchen and the dinning area have been arranged in an interconnected sequence, and the large hardwood sliding door and the skylight brighten the space with …

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