Posts by: Christophe

Introducing ‘Collaborate and Build’

By Christophe

Introducing ‘Collaborate and Build’

Traditionally, once a house building project has gained planning permission, the next stage is detailed design followed by a competitive tender process to find a builder. Up to this point, costs are only loosely unknown. The client doesn’t have an exact price for their project until the architect has spent time creating a highly detailed design package. However,...

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Tags: Architectural process, Construction, Design

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Planning submitted: Eight new houses, Suffolk

By Christophe

Planning submitted: Eight new houses, Suffolk

Just submitted – planning for four 2-bed terraced houses, and outline planning for four self-build plots of 3 & 4-bed houses. Each dwelling is carefully orientated to provide a balance of internal daylight, quality amenity space, and views out to the surrounding countryside. The site has mature boundary hedging which will screen the new houses in views...

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Tags: Design, Planning

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What is the role of an architect after planning?

By Christophe

What is the role of an architect after planning?

Yes, architects design buildings. But the role of an architect can go far beyond the initial sketches and line drawings. An architect can work with you throughout your project, through design and the actual build to completion.

We get a lot of questions about what an architect does once a planning application has been approved. The largest chunk of work...

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Tags: Architectural process, Profession

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