Tag Archives: Hampshire architectural services

Winchester remodelling project nearing completion

We are pleased to report that the scheme that we designed for the remodelling and extension of a rundown 1950s house in the Winchester district has now been completed. When we first visited the countryside property in 2016, the garden … 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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What happens when the builder goes off-piste?

There is no defence for changing structural elements without the approval of the homeowner, the designer and the Building Control body. Continue reading

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Are you building a house or a home?

The planning system, like housing development is a numbers game. Policies talk about units, houses and infrastructure, not homes and families. Continue reading

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Why the Governments changes to Permitted Development are not such a great idea – Planning changes

So given my position you would think I would relish the opportunity to design larger extensions without the interference of the local planning authority. However, despite the benefits…. Continue reading

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Planning – Timescales

Clients often ask; “How long does it take to get Planning and Building Regulation consent?” Unfortunately the answer is not always as straight forward as it may seem.

Most local authority planning offices are run as………… Continue reading

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