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No. 53 | Griffin House | School Extension | Innovative Design

School Extension The main issues to overcome were Green Belt considerations, design and visual impact including impact on the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, highways and residential amenity. Through continued dialogue with the local authority and some re-design to the original submission, a 9 classroom school extension to an … Continue reading No. 53 | Griffin House | School Extension | Innovative Design

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No. 18 | Chells Way | Interesting Brownfield Site | Stevenage

The Site | Brownfield Site Chells Way is a constrained site and irregular shape, the developer purchased the site on the basis of an old pre-application for 14 units. Once it has been instructed, there was however an issue with underground apparatus, the sewer specifically with Thames water which was a significant … Continue reading No. 18 | Chells Way | Interesting Brownfield Site | Stevenage

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No. 10 | 1 High Street | Professional Office to Residential Permitted Development

The Site | Office to Residential Permitted Development From a stringent local authority planning team, to difficult highways constraints, conservation considerations and an intricate existing building the project demanded creative solutions from the whole team An office to residential conversion is a change of use under Permitted Development, the change … Continue reading No. 10 | 1 High Street | Professional Office to Residential Permitted Development

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No. 48 | Now Is The Time To Expand Your Industrial Food Facility | Valuable Opinion

After Industrial Food Facility This newly expanded facility will be a pleasure for both staff and visitors alike, with the functional organisation of spaces sitting at the heart of high-quality working environments and visually pleasing structures and spaces. PROJECT BRIEF Packaging store: The building will be two floors with a … Continue reading No. 48 | Now Is The Time To Expand Your Industrial Food Facility | Valuable Opinion

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No. 44 | Expert RIBA Chartered Architectural Practice

Whitley Bridge South Architectural Practice Check out the Case Study here. Economic growth brings development opportunities. Technological advancements bring development necessities. Our clients are nationwide leaders in their field and are looking to evolve the industry of technological advancement.  The site is an existing mill located on a small industrial … Continue reading No. 44 | Expert RIBA Chartered Architectural Practice

Permitted Development Changes

No. 47 | Permitted Development Changes | Detailed

Introduction Permitted Development Changes Recent times have seen the most significant legislative changes to English planning in short order, including to permitted development rights that I have seen in the last 30 years. The changes are summarised as follows. This document is intended to be an initial guide for clients of Scroxton and Partners … Continue reading No. 47 | Permitted Development Changes | Detailed

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New Flats On Commercial And Residential Buildings | Class A to Part 20 | Detailed & Insightful

Class A to Part 20 | Permitted Development rights for adding additional storeys on a block of new flats Limitations & Conditions For two storey houses, the new part allows you to add up to an additional two floors and a first floor onto existing single-story dwellings. The requirement is … Continue reading New Flats On Commercial And Residential Buildings | Class A to Part 20 | Detailed & Insightful

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No. 31 | Architect Redesigns Wellingborough | Creative

Architect Redesigns Wellingborough | The Space There are currently hundreds of great and successful companies trading in and around Wellingborough, attracted by reasonable rents, low building costs, and good quality transport links. However, with Northampton and Milton Keynes rapidly adapting and providing lower-cost travel to more locations and bigger and better office … Continue reading No. 31 | Architect Redesigns Wellingborough | Creative

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No. 42 | Auditing An Existing Site | Meticulous Industrial Planning Permission

After | Industrial planning permission Our clients benefited from our overall recommendation as to whether the site represented a bad or good opportunity in line with their overall strategy. Analysis of local planning policies combined with the site analysis and understanding of the fiscal risks of developing the site gave our client … Continue reading No. 42 | Auditing An Existing Site | Meticulous Industrial Planning Permission

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No. 4 | Ye Corner | Architect North London | Remarkable Design

Ye Corner, a residential project sited in the Watford area within a short walking distance from Bushey Station.  The complexity the site presents comes from several sources.  Firstly, the site was designated as Employment Land in the local plan and, although being a single freehold, it came with a series of … Continue reading No. 4 | Ye Corner | Architect North London | Remarkable Design

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No. 5 | Brookside Garages | Planning Consultants | Bold Redevelopment

A site located on the outskirts of Wellingborough which, as the name implies, was the home of a former car garage and workshop. Recently cleared by the existing owners, they engaged Scroxton & Partners to carry out the demolition works and prepare a feasibility study in order to redevelop the site for … Continue reading No. 5 | Brookside Garages | Planning Consultants | Bold Redevelopment

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No. 7 | Henwick Lane | Efficient Residential Architects London

The Brief | Residential Architects London The brief for the project was to maximise the development potential of this constrained site, which would provide a housing mix of two, three and four bedroom houses. Through discussions with the Housing Association, they requested a provision of two bedroom houses, which met … Continue reading No. 7 | Henwick Lane | Efficient Residential Architects London

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No. 8 | Whitley Bridge South | Construction Managers | Inspiring Challenge

The Brief | Construction Managers The brief for the project was to design and implement a scheme that would intensify operations at the site and create a world leading milling facility, incorporating new European technologies. Additionally, It required the careful demolition of the redundant mill building and taking the opportunity … Continue reading No. 8 | Whitley Bridge South | Construction Managers | Inspiring Challenge

Architects

Successful Consent for 61 Studios by Northampton Architects | St. Giles

St. Giles street is located within the Derngate conservation area in the heart of Northampton’s cultural district.  The Derngate conservation area includes many listed and locally listed buildings, including the Royal Theatre and a Charles Mackintosh altered 19th Century townhouse.  The site is located on St Giles street which is a … Continue reading Successful Consent for 61 Studios by Northampton Architects | St. Giles

Commercial to Residential Conversion

No. 13 | Oddfellows | Useful Commercial to Residential Conversion

The Brief | Commercial to Residential Conversion Initially a feasibility study was prepared, which achieved 12 small students rooms in line with local comparables. Following this, pre-application advice was sought from the local authority and received a positive response. At this stage the owners decided to market the property with … Continue reading No. 13 | Oddfellows | Useful Commercial to Residential Conversion