Category Archives: Exteriors

Modernist bungalows

Internally they had open plan layouts that blurred the lines between inside and outside spaces. All of which sounds very much like a wish list for today’s contemporary homes. Continue reading

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Planning granted in Hill Head

We are pleased to have gained planning permission for an interesting project near the sea in Hill Head, Hampshire. Having worked successfully on two of their earlier projects, our clients were keen to unlock the potential in their new bungalow … Continue reading

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Planning granted in Alverstoke

We have just gained planning permission for a multiple level contemporary extension on a detached house in Gosport. Continue reading

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Planning granted for Coppershades

Sited within designated countryside, a strategic gap and bordering the Netley Abbey Conservation Area and part of the former grounds to the abbey, planning permission for such a contemporary design could have been tricky. Continue reading

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Outdoor Space and Style

The trend started in the USA for gardens to be designed as rooms, which can be an extension of the home during mild weather is catching on in Britain. Continue reading

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Do great houses like fine wine get better with age?

No matter how long you wait, plastic fascias and modern facing bricks will never develop the rich patina found on traditional materials. Continue reading

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