Preston Drove Conservation Area – Brighton

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We are delighted to announce that we have been appointed to undertake the next stages of the works by the new owners of this magnificent property in the heart of Preston Drove Conservation Area – Brighton Planning permission No BH2017/00254 granted on the 29 November 2017 is situated on an…

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Sleepy Hollow – Work is progressing well

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The scheme was designed on the basis that it is of an exceptional design and it therefore complies with paragraph 55 of the NPPF. The scheme was been considered in detail by both the Councils Urban Designer and also the Architects panel. The scheme was been amended during the course…

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Leamlands Barn – Work starts on site

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Originally a small brick built farm store used for bee keeping equipment, the building was converted to a two bedroom (one double and one small single) cottage about 20 years ago. The previous owner purchased the house in 2000 and added a conservatory and extended the kitchen. The house is…

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Hobbs Cottage – looking good

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The proposal was designed to directly mirror the existing garage, having a hipped roof with gablet at the southern end and a gable at the northern end, sandwiching the sun room and circulation space between this and the existing garage. The further accommodation including the Kitchen, WC and store room…

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Bare Foot Running – Brighton Marathon

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Conrad Howard recently took part in the Brighton Marathon and raised a significant sum for an Ocean Clean up Charity – https://www.sas.org.uk/ Only having started running 2 months earlier and taking part in the Brighton Half Marathon after only two runs he achieved a respectable time of 5 hrs and 20 mins – …

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Substantial Extension to include Pool and Pool House

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Recently allowed at Appeal. The proposed works for a new low level pool with underground pool house plus accommodation would line with the southernmost end of the enlarged garage building. At that line extending westward the present land form would be sliced vertically to a reduced level, held back by…

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17th Century Grade II* listed Timber Framed Building

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The Old Cottage in Ripe The property is a distinctive, 17th century or earlier timber framed building, grade II* listed. The front is designed to impress, decorated with a central projecting gabled porch and square timber framed panels with brick in-fills. In contrast, the rear comprises a less conscious composition of…

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Cotterlings Rear Elevation Before Repair

Cotterlings – Grade II* Restoration in Ditchling

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The building lies parallel to and at the western end of West Street, opposite Lodge Lane in the Historic village of Ditchling. It is comprised of a three bay-storied range with two wings at the rear (East and West Wings), and also a narrow two-story addition against the eastern elevation.…

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Computer Generated Imagery (CGI) and Photo Montage Visualisations

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The Stages to a Realistic CGI Visualisation When creating a CGI Visualisation for a project, its best to go through a set routine to ensure that the end result is as expected. This often requires collaboration and regular dialogue between clients to keep everyone involved and on the same page.…

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NPPF 55 Exceptional and Innovative

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Exceptional and Innovative NPPF 55 Design receives Planning Consent Prior to our appointment the client contacted Mid Sussex District Council in 2013 with a preliminary sketch scheme. The Council advised (quite correctly) that the scheme submitted would not receive the council’s support, but were of the opinion that as the site is…

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