Just a few extra square metres can feel like so much more.
– Ben Williams
Unlike many architectural companies, we like to think as ourselves as a personel design service covering all areas of the family home. Whether its room ideas, helping a family achieve more space by designing an extension or even designing a new home. We believe the process should be simple and concise but also fun and exciting for everyone involved.
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I always ask potential home buyers or home owners who are to carry out a small work, such as a kitchen extension under permitted development rights that they should apply for a Certificate of Lawfulness.
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Assuming the planning application is approved it is likely that there will be conditions attached to the planning permission. These usually consist of a requirement to obtain Local Authority approval such as ‘proposed materials samples’, ‘key window details’ or even ‘site access arrangements’ to be further approved.
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